Student profiles: Richard A. Urban

Richard A. Urban II, 17, the son of Richard Urban and Christine Martinez, is a senior at Clovis High School. What is your idea of a perfect day? Playing baseball in the spring. The temperature is 70 degrees with no wind and no clouds. What is your favorite TV show, past and present? My past […]

Brunker, Vernon

Vernon Lee Brunker, 68, of Clovis, a truck driver, died Dec. 1, 2003, at his daughter’s home in Clovis. He was born on Feb. 11, 1935, in Brush, Colo., to Richard and Sarah Brunker. He had been a resident of Clovis the past 10 years. He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters; […]

Sandoval, Richard “Ricky”

Richard Raymond “Ricky” Sandoval, 44, of Clovis, died Nov. 27, 2003, at Buena Vista Nursing and Retirement Center. He was born April 4, 1959, in Clovis to Joe Ines and Eloida Marie Saiz Sandoval. He was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Clovis. Survivors include his parents, Joe I. “Pepe” and Eloida […]

Sandoval, Bobbie

Bobbie Lynn Sandoval Services: Have been held. Mrs. Bobbie Lynn Beaman Sandoval, 39, of Clovis, died Friday, July 4, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center-Clovis. She was born June 23, 1964, in Kansas City, Mo., to Paul and Sofia Zamora Beaman. She moved to Clovis as a child in 1969. She married Gary Sandoval on […]

Wise, Shaylyn

Shaylyn Wise Services: Have been held. Ms. Shaylyn Marie Wise, 14, of Lakewood, Colo., died Wednesday, June 11, 2003, in Lakewood. She was born on May 4, 1989. She was preceded in death by two great-grandfathers; a great-grandmother; and a great-uncle. She is survived by her mother and stepfather, Lori Wise and Eddie Chavez of […]

Gallegos, Richard IV

Richard Gallegos IV Services: Have been held. Richard Gallegos IV, infant son of Richard and Stephanie Gallegos of Clovis, died Thursday, June 12, 2003, in Clovis. He was born that same day in Clovis. Survivors include his parents; one sister, Marissa Gallegos of Clovis; grandparents, Richard and Hope Gallegos of Clovis, Jesse and Maria Valero […]

Morgan, Richard

Richard Morgan Services: Have been held. Mr. Richard C. Morgan, 80, of Raton, died Thursday, May 8, 2003, at SunBridge Retirement Center in Raton. He was born on Aug. 12, 1922, in Munday, Texas, to Alma and Chesley Morgan. He and his family moved from Lubbock in 1934 and settled in Portales. He married Doris […]

Faith on two wheels

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Faith Riders Richard Gomez Jr. (left), Geri Gomez, Richard Gomez and Bruce DeFoor will be leaving Clovis at 5 a.m. Saturday to travel to Sturgis, S.D., to share their faith. Photo by Eric Kluth. By Gary Mitchell When you’re a Faith Rider, you can handle powerful machines, the open road — just about anything. Except […]

Zientara, George

George Zientara Services: Have been held. Mr. George Zientara, 55, of Clovis, a mechanic/motorcycle fabricator, died Saturday, May 3, 2003, at his home. He was born on Dec. 26, 1947, in Decatur, Ill., to Auguste and Marie “Linthicum” Zientara. He moved to Clovis when he was 6 years old and worked in his dad’s body […]