Tony Chavez
August 17, 1942  -  December 10, 2018

Tony Chavez


LaGrone Funeral Chapel of Ruidoso
341 Sudderth Dr.
Ruidoso, NM  88345
Friday, December 14, 2018
2:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M.
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Rosary
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
299 3rd Street
Capitan, NM  88316
Saturday, December 15, 2018
9:30 A.M.
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Funeral Mass
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
299 3rd Street
Capitan, NM  88316
Saturday, December 15, 2018
10:00 A.M.
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Capitan Cemetery
Long Road & Last Road
Capitan, NM  88316
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Tony Chavez, 76, of Capitan passed on Monday, December 10, 2018 at his home in Capitan. He was born August 17, 1942 in Capitan to Damacio Chavez and Chonita Montoya Chavez and had lived all of his life in Capitan.

He was a cook at Ft. Stanton and the Senior Center in Capitan for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his family.

He married Rita Baca on June 11, 1992 in Capitan and is survived by his wife Rita of Capitan; his daughter, Andrea Chavez of Capitan; two brothers, Jake Chavez and his wife Ofelia of Capitan and Art Chavez and his wife, Tonya of Roswell; two sisters, Eva Delgado of Tularosa and Lydia Ortiz of Alamogordo and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Michael Chavez, Jeff Chavez, Kenny Montes, Patrick Barela, Tristen Barela and Ethan Ortiz. Honorary pallbearers will be David Baca, Refugio Chavez, and Rudy Chavez.

Visitation will be Friday, December 14, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel in Ruidoso from 2:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M. The rosary service will be Saturday, December 15, at 9:30 A.M. in Sacred Catholic Church at Capitan with the funeral mass to follow at 10:00 A.M. Burial will follow at the Capitan Cemetery.

Condolences(4)

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  1. Dora Jessie Gallegos
    Capitan, NM

  2. Ramon & Alicia gonzales
    ROSWELL, NM

    Sincere prayers and thoughts on your loss of your love one.

  3. Seney Schuh
    Alamogordo, NM

    Dear Rita, I am so sorry for your loss.. May the good Lord be with you during this difficult time. Sorry, I am not able to attend the funeral but my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Tia Seney

  4. Claudio montes
    Hurley, NM

    Rest in peace my friend.

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