Leary, Leonard

Leonard Leary, 66, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2006, at Plains Regional Medical Center. He was born March 7, 1939, in Reading, Mass., to Marcella and Philip F. Leary. Mr. Leary graduated from high school in Reading in 1956. He moved to Portales in 1962 to attend Eastern New Mexico University. He earned a bachelor of […]

Rivera, Gilbert

Gilbert Rivera Services: Have been held. Mr. Gilbert G. Rivera, 84, of Portales, died early Saturday morning, May 8, 2004, at Heartland Continuing Care Center. He was born on Aug. 23, 1919, at Benavides, Texas, to Lucia and Epitacio Benavides Rivera. He grew up in Benavides where he was an active trumpet player, playing in […]