Jose "Chano" Eugenio Maez, was born on February 28, 1934 in Coyote, NM and was a resident of Bernalillo, NM. Chano went home to be with our Lord, Tuesday, August 13, 2019. He was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows and of the Knights of Columbus Council # 7633.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife Lucella Maez; grandson, Russel Shane Maez; his parents Adolfo and Ninfa Maez; sisters, Josephine Gomez, Adelina Luna, Pauline Ramirez, and Adelina Maestas.
Chano is survived by his loving children, Eugenia Archibeque (Victor), Melvin Maez (Beverly), Carla Mares (Jeffrey); 6 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 16 God-grandchildren; numerous nephews, nieces and other relatives and a host of many good friends. Chano will be greatly missed by his loving family and by those whose lives he touched.
The family wishes to express their sincerely gratitude to Legacy Home Health Care for the wonderful care and compassion the staff gave to Chano and his family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated, Friday, August 23, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 301 Camino del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM 87004. Urn Bearers will be Nick Romero, Salvador Cardenas, Juan Mendoza, and John Estrada. Honorary Bearers will be Carlos Mares, Richard Maez, and Timothy Maez.
Chano's care is entrusted to: Daniels Family Funeral Services - Alameda Mortuary, 9420 Fourth Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114 (505) 898-3160