sergio davalos rsSurrounded by his loving family, Sergio Victor Davalos passed away at the age of 90 years on February 10, 2018.

Born in Jerez, Zacatecas Mexico, he made his life in New Mexico where he met Maria Jesus (Susie) Chavez. He was a bracero, a baker, a shop owner, construction worker, supervisor and teacher. His life goal was for his children to be the best educated they could be. A true embodiment of the American dream, he worked throughout the Southwest, Arkansas, and Mississippi. However, he always considered Deming, New Mexico his home.

He impacted his community and family through his love and generosity of spirit. Many a neighbor, friend, and colleague speaks of his acts of kindness and caring. He was a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church where he loved to volunteer countless hours.

He will lovingly be remembered by his wife of 70 years, Susie Davalos, his brother, Edgar Davalos, his sister, Delia Ramirez, and his children, Sergio Davalos Jr (Sierra), Albert Davalos (Adriana), Mary Monjaras (David), John Davalos (Ana), Rick Davalos (Laura), Renee Lopez (Martin), Lorraine Strosnider (Patrick), Debbie Mirabal (Mark), Tyler Lopez (grand SON), his 31 grandkids, and 42 great grandkids and 2 great great grandkids.

The viewing will be held at 4pm on Monday 12, 2018 and the Rosary at 6PM on Monday 12, 201 8 at Baca's Funeral Chapels, 811 S Gold Ave. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, February 13, at 11:00 AM at St. Ann's Catholic Church, 400 S Ruby St. Interment will follow at the Mountain View Cemetery, 3410 E. Pine Street.

Pallbearers are Miguel, Alejandro and Isaac Davalos, Rick Davalos Jr., Derrick and Tyler Lopez, Julian Monjaras and Chipper Campos.

Honorary pallbearers are Tony Ruiz, Pablo D'Andrea, Isidro Madrid, Fred Pacheco and Rito Escareno.

 Donations in memory of Sergio Victor can be made to St Ann's Catholic Church

Fire Alerts

Editor's Note

Those new to providing news releases to the Beat are asked to please check out submission guidelines at http://www.grantcountybeat.com/about/submissions They are for your information to make life easier on the readers, as well as the editor.

Welcome to our new version of classified ads.  We invite you our readers to post your own classifieds, which are available for viewing 24/7 and are very reasonable in price, because you do all the work yourselves. A recent classified for a van brought a sale within two days.

We have received complaints about large images blocking parts of other articles. If you encounter this problem, click on the title of the article you want to read and it will take you to that article's page, which shows only that article without any intruders. It's a software problem, not easily fixable, other than showing fewer articles per summary page. If you are a frequent visitor, you might not mind fewer articles per page, but if you only come once in a while, you likely want to see more articles to browse. Write me at editor@grantcountybeat.com to let me know your feelings on this issue. 

Because you are an esteemed member of The Grant County Beat readership, be assured that we at the Beat continue to do everything we can to be in full compliance with GDPR and pertinent US law, so that the information you have chosen to give to us cannot be compromised. 

The Beat continues to bring you new columnists.Recent additions  include one about end of life options, Compassionate Care.

The Beat has a column for you gardeners out there. The Grant County Extension Service will bring you monthly columns on gardening issues. The first one posted is on Winterizing your houseplants and patio plants.

The Beat totally appreciates its readers and subscribers!  


All articles and photos indicated by a byline are copyrighted to the author or photographer. You may not use any information found within the articles without asking permission AND giving attribution to the source. Photos can be requested and may incur a nominal fee for use personally or commercially.

Don't forget to tell advertisers that you saw their ad on the Beat.

Feel free to notify editor@grantcountybeat.com, if you notice any problems on the site. Your convenience is my desire for the Beat.

If you subscribe to the Join GCB Three Times Weekly Updates option on the left side of this page, you will be subscribed to email notifications with links to recently posted articles.

It's really easy to check to see if there's a classified ad. Just click on Classifieds in the blue menu and the page will open letting you know if there is a classified ad. Remember that your buying classified ads gives you a wide readership, as well as supporting the Beat. Post YOURS for quick results!

Note that if an article does not have a byline, it was sent to the Beat and written by someone not affiliated with the Beat

Consider the Beat your DAILY newspaper for up-to-date information about Grant County. It's at your fingertips! One Click to Local News.

Thanks for your support for and your readership of Grant County's online news source—www.grantcountybeat.com