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OBITUARY: Jerry Buchen Sept. 7, 1950-July 31, 2013

on August 9, 2013 - 6:39pm

JERRY BUCHEN Sept. 7, 1950 - July 31, 2013

Jerry Buchen died of cancer at home surrounded by his loving family, in the "Summertime."

Jerry was a man of unique integrity who had the conviction and strength to live his own way. Born and raised in Los Alamos, he spent his adult life in Santa Fe after graduating from St. John's College in 1972. He owned Santa Fe Glass & Mirror for 20 years, after which he worked as an independent contractor, designer and builder.

He is loved and survived by his wife of 41 years, Lynne Loucks Buchen: daughter Elizabeth Buchen (and husband Chris Lopez); daughter


Obituary: George E. Stephens Jr.- July 31, 2013

on August 5, 2013 - 8:01am

GEORGE E. STEPHENS July 31, 2013

George E. Stephens Jr. died July 31, 2013 at 89 years of age. He was preceded in death by his wife of 50-plus years, Faith (Fridlington); sisters Dorothy, Fonda, Hazel, Maxine and Vera; and brother John.

He is survived by his children Janice and George; grandchildren Casey and Jessie, Jonathan, and Shanna; sisters Joanne (husband Clyde) Jones, and Betty (husband Bob) Smith; sisters-in-law Phyllis Stephens, Shirley Biddle, and Norma Ripkey; and brother-in-law Fred (wife Michelle) Fridlington.

Born in Marion County, Iowa, he served his country in both the


Obituary: James M. Taub - July 2013

on August 4, 2013 - 8:20am

JAMES M. TAUB July 2013

Just short of his 95th birthday, our adored father left his cares behind and joined our mother, his most beloved wife, Sally. They were married for 65 years and can now pick up where they left off just a few years ago.

Dad was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He earned his BS from Case School of Applied Sciences and returned to Case for night school to earn his MS in Metallurgical Engineering. For two years he worked for Republic Steel Corp, then returned to Case to work in a research and development program. 

In 1944, he was asked to come to Los Alamos, NM for a


Archerd Eli Youngblood April 25, 1926–July 31, 2013

on August 3, 2013 - 8:17am

ARCHERD ELI YOUNGBLOOD April 25, 1926–July 31, 2013

Archerd Eli Youngblood, 87, a resident of Los Alamos and formerly of Palmer Township and Hellertown, Pa., passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Santa Fe. Archerd was born April 25, 1926, in Evansville, Ind., and was the son of the late Leland Masters Youngblood and Nina Archerd.

On Sept. 10, 2009, Archerd and his late wife Atea Greco Youngblood celebrated 60 years of marriage. After his wife passed away, he moved to Los Alamos where he met his second wife, Marjorie Orth, whom he married Sept.


Obituary: John Paul Pacheco Sep. 8, 1982 - July 23, 2013

on July 30, 2013 - 10:54am

JOHN PAUL PACHECO Sep. 8, 1982-July 23, 2013

John Paul Pacheco, 30, a resident of El Guache, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his mother Geraldine Pacheco, maternal grandmother Emma Gurule and uncle Herman Gurule.

John was a mechanic and loved being outdoors, riding dirt bikes, four wheeling and mud bogging. He also enjoyed spending time with his sons at monster trucks and playing and teaching them about cars and taught them to drive the bobcat. John had a big and open heart and showed it through his emotion and big hugs he would give you. 

John is survived



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