A rosary will be recited for Manuel Z. Archuleta, 75, of Roswell, at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. The Mass of Resurrection will be held at 12:10 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Assumption Catholic Church, with Rev. Joseph Pacquing officiating. Burial will follow in South Park Cemetery. Manuel passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2013, at his home.
Manuel was born Dec. 29, 1937, to George and Aurora Archuleta in Roswell.
Those left to cherish his memory are his children, Becky Aguilar and her husband Stephen of Roswell and their daughter Alexis Nichole Aguilar; his son Michael Archuleta of Roswell and his children, Michael Brandon Archuleta, Tanner Cole Archuleta, Colton Boe Archuleta, Makayla Dawn Archuleta and Garrett James Archuleta; great-grandson Javier Salas-Archuleta; his siblings, George Archuleta and his wife Mary of Roswell, Geneva Trujillo of Carson, Calif., and John Archuleta and his wife Christine of Roswell; mother of his children Ernestine Torrez of Roswell as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Aurora Archuleta; three sisters, Pauline Brady, Beatrice Aguilar and Mary Nieto; three brothers, Jesse Archuleta, Jimmy Archuleta and Benny Login to read more