A rosary will be recited for Simon C. Medrano, 84, of Dexter, NM, at 7 p.m. Friday, August 16, 2013, at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, in Hagerman, NM. A funeral Mass will be celebrated for Simon at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2013, at St. Catherine’s, with Fr. Brian Guerrini officiating. Burial will follow at Hagerman, NM [auth] Cemetery. Simon passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013.
Simon was born February 18, 1929, to Anacleto Medrano and Francisca Contreras in Precidio, TX. Simon attended Immaculate Conception Church; he was a welder for many years and he enjoyed baseball and boxing. Simon was loved dearly by his nephews and nieces.
Simon is survived by his daughter: Monica Medrano; six sisters: Socorro Vargas, of Roswell, Maria Franco and Lupe, of Loving, Eloisa Perez, of Hagerman, Sulema and Fermine Ornelas, of Hagerman, Manuela and Ramon Moreno, of Midway, Aurora Gomez, of Dexter; and a brother, Jesus, and Emma Medrano, of Odessa, TX.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Amelia Medrano; an infant son and David Medrano; a sister, Alice Escondon; and his parents: Anacleto and Francisca Medrano.
Pallbearers will be all his nephews.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online registry book at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.