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  Born: October 22, 1941
  Death: June 22, 2012
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Steve S. Lechuga Sr.
October 22, 1941 - June 22, 2012
Lechuga Steve “Chugie” a Hurley resident, entered eternal life to be with the Lord at the age of 70 on June 22, 2012 at Gila Regional Medical Center.

Visitation will be Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 5 O’clock in the evening at Baca’s Funeral Chapels, Silver City, New Mexico with the Holy Rosary to be recited by Steven Luchega Jr.

He was born on October 22, 1941 in Mimbres, New Mexico to Daniel and Simona (Saiz) Lechuga. He liked the sport of basketball and enjoyed the outdoors. He loved hunting, fishing, camping and also loved playing his guitar and harmonica with his compass.

He is survived by his two sons-Steven and Anthony Lechuga of Silver City, two daughters-Veronica Araiza and husband Paul from Hurley, NM, Barbara Montes and husband Steve from Hurley, NM, 7 grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, a sister- Helen Nunez from Hurley, NM, his companion Celia Baca from Hurley and an Aunt-Delia Lechuga from North Hurley.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his brother Eddie Lechuga from Safford, AZ, an Uncle Luis Lechuga, and his beloved nephew Lawrence Nunez.

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Entrusted to the care of Baca’s Funeral Chapels of Silver City, Baca’s Silver City Crematory, 3805 Delk Drive. Phone 388-2334. Exclusive provider for “Veterans & Family Memorial Care”



Tuesday July 3, 2012, 5 - 6 pm at Baca's Funeral Chapel - Silver City
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Prayer Vigil & Rosary

Tuesday July 3, 2012, 6 pm at Baca's Funeral Chapel - Silver City
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