A Memorial service will be held for Daniel R. Licon, Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 10:00am at Nazarene Church in Alto, New Mexico, 103 Bonito Park Rd., 575-336-8032. Danny was born July 1, 1951 to Ramon Licon and Cecilia Chavez. He grew up in Roswell and graduated high school in California. Danny served in the U.S. Army from September 7, 1971 to June 8, 1973; he also proudly served his country in the Vietnam War. He married Sandra Salas in 1972, The were married 42 years. Danny is survived by his wife Sandra Licon at the family home. They have five children Danny Ray Licon, Alicia Licon Smith son in law Scott Smith, Alexia Licon, Alejandro Licon and Cody Licon. They have seven grandchildren. Danny also has two sisters, two brothers and countless nieces and nephews. Danny loved to spend time with all his family, especially his grandkids. He was a wonderful father and grandfather, a true friend and companion to all his kids, grandkids and wife. Danny will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.