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Richard Castorena
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Funeral services for Richard M. Castorena , 56, of Muleshoe, were held on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Father Leo Pahamtang of Muleshoe officiating.

Burial followed in Muleshoe Memorial Park.

Visitation was held on Friday, Sept. 26, at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Muleshoe.

Richard died on Sept. 24, 2014, in Lubbock. He was born on Dec. 1, 1957, in Muleshoe to Alexander and Lupe (Montano) Castorena, and married Maria Soliz in Muleshoe on Dec. 30, 2001.

He was preceded in death by his father and one grandchild.

Richard was a truck driver for many years.

Survivors include his wife Maria; two sons Christopher Castorena of Carlsbad, N.M., and Eric Flores of Muleshoe; six daughters Ariel Castorena of Lubbock, Brandy Castorena of Muleshoe, Mireya Castorena of Muleshoe, Amanda Castorena of McAllen, Cassandra Castorena of McAllen, and Elisa Vara of Bovina; his mother Lupe Castorena of Muleshoe; three sisters Anna Perez of Muleshoe, Gloria C. Olivarez of Kingsville, and Crystal Vasquez of Earth; three brothers Eddie Castorena of Lubbock, Ray Castorena of Killeen, and David Castorena of San Antonio, Texas; and nine grandchildren.

Memorials can be sent to American Cancer Society, 3411 73rd Street, Lubbock, Texas, 79423.
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Gumercindo Aguirre
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Muleshoe resident Gumercindo Aguirre, 101, died on Oct. 10, 2014, in Muleshoe. He was born on Jan. 13, 1913, in Bado De Pierda Ojnaga, Mexico to Torribio and Cesaria Aguirre. Funeral services were held on Oct. 13 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, with burial following at Muleshoe Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mary Kindle

Maple resident Mary Kindle, 91, died on Oct. 9, 2014, at her home. She was born on Dec. 7, 1919, in Deep Red, Okla., to Frank and Minnie Elizabeth Daricek. Funeral services were held on Oct. 13, at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Morton, followed be burial in Morton Memorial Cemetery.

George Tucker

Graford resident George Tucker, 83, died on Oct. 10, 2014, in Graford. He was born on Sept. 23, 1931, in Dallas to George Richard and Ruby Tucker. Graveside services were held on Oct. 14, at Muleshoe Memorial Park Cemetery.

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