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Obituary: Frankie E. Martinez Dec. 18, 2016

on December 27, 2016 - 9:07am


Frankie Martinez, 25, a resident of Dixon, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, December 18, 2016.

He was a UNM graduate in Psychology and Communications. Frankie enjoyed fishing, camping, hiking, water activities and spending time with family and friends. He had a contagious smile and laughter, which always lit up the room.

Frankie was preceded in death by his father, Glen Martinez; special cousin, Christopher J.


Obituary: Corn Moquino Oct. 26, 1929 - Dec. 14, 2016

on December 16, 2016 - 1:34pm
CORN MOQUINO Oct. 26, 1929 - Dec. 14, 2016
Corn Moquino, 87, a resident of Santa Clara Pueblo passed away on December 14, 2016.
Corn was born on October 26, 1929 in Zia Pueblo, New Mexico. He was preceded in death by his parents Augustine Moquino and Benina Shije; brothers- Willie, Ignacio and Lee Moquino, sisters- Reyes Homer and Lucy Antone and Son James Moquino.
Corn is survived by his wife of 54 years, Christine Herrera Moquino; children Michael Shije, Christopher, Mark, Marvin, Melvin, Martin, Bernice, Michael, and Matthew Moquino; grandchildren Camille, James, Lee, Lawrence,

Obituary: Raymond Pederson Dec. 10, 2016

on December 14, 2016 - 11:35am


In loving memory of Raymond Pederson, husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Ray was the son of Peder and Louise Pederson. He moved with his wife, Lisely, from North Dakota to New Mexico in 1954 where he worked for the Los Alamos National Labs. Here his natural inquisitiveness and hard work lead him to give his expertise in varied fields from critical assembly operation, mechanical design, computer programming, and many more areas.

Ray was a kind and gentle man who could fix almost any mechanical thing and would drop everything to help others.


Obituary: Nancy Elizabeth Krantz June 15, 1946 – Dec. 9, 2016

on December 13, 2016 - 6:35pm
Nancy Elizabeth Krantz, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and citizen of White Rock, NM, passed away on December 9, 2016 at the age of 70, following a battle with bile-duct cancer.
Nancy was born on June 15, 1946 in Owensboro, KY. Her family moved from Kentucky to Arlington Heights, IL, then to New Canaan, CT, and finally to Tustin, CA. She paid her way through Whitworth College (now University) in Spokane, WA by holding jobs such as clerical assistant to the basketball coach, Richard Kamm.

Obituary: Kathryn Ann (Spell) Kistner Nov. 3, 1941 – Nov. 24, 2016

on December 11, 2016 - 8:50am

KATHRYN ANN (SPELL) KISTNER Nov. 3, 1941 – Nov. 24, 2016

Kathryn Ann (Spell) Kistner was born November 3, 1941 in Flushing, Queens. She died on Thanksgiving Day November 24, 2016 of a long term illness.

She was the third child of Kathryn and Harry Spell and spent her youth and early adulthood on Long Island, NY. On October 20, 1962 she married George Edward Kistner. They had two children, Valerie and David. The family lived on Long Island except for a ten year period when they lived in the small town of Brimfield, Illinois. Kathy moved to Los Alamos in 2003.

Kathy loved life.



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