Manuel Fresquez age 95 of Raton, passed away July 29, 2019 in Santa Fe, NM. He was born January 27, 1924 in Raton, NM, the son of Joe O. and Mary B. Garcia-Fresquez. He was a veteran of the United States Army, Air Force and retired from the United States Navy. After his military career he worked as a offset pressman for many years. He was a member of St. Patrickss-St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Raton.
Manuel was preceded in death by his parents and wife Mary. He is survived by his son, Dale L. Martinez and daughter Yvonne Alcaraz of Santa Fe, NM.
Recitation of the Most Holy Rosary will be Monday August 26, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Patrick’s-St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Raton, Mass of the resurrection will follow at 10:30 with Father William Woytavich as the celebrant. Rite of Christian burial will be in the Fairmont cemetery with military honors provided by the Raton V.F.W.
Arrangements and celebration of love for Manuel Fresquez are under the direction of the Yaksich-Long Funeral Home of Raton.