Services: Have been held.
Mr. Xavier Elijah Valdez, 2, of Albuquerque, died Tuesday, June 10, 2003, in Albuquerque.
He was born on Sept. 2, 2000, in Albuquerque, to Frank Beltran and Sheila Valdez.
Family members said his favorite foods were pizza, Cheetos, tortillas, beans and rice. He liked to drink juices, his favorite clothes were his Bob the Builder and Spiderman costumes, he like to wear sunglasses and play with his school bus.
He is survived by his parents and step-father, Meregildo DeLeon; two brothers, Jason F. and Freddie A. Beltran; a sister, Jessica C. Beltran; and aunts and uncles, Delia Griego, Margarita Otero, Joanne Beltran, Virginia Moncada, Sophia Ristau and Dorothy Casillas.
Bishop Larry Skelley will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Babyland in Portales Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers will be his friends and family.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.