Places

  • Las Cruces is also known as: Dona Ana County / Las Cruces city.

  • Las Cruces tourist attractions include: Space Murals Museum.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Anwar al-Aulaqi (imam and author), Edgar Castillo (football player), Joseph Cervantes (attorneys in the united states), Myrtle S. Potter (businessperson), Patricia Burford Ryan (writer and novelist), Austin Trout (professional boxer), and Josh Suggs (football player).

  • Las Cruces is home to the following sports teams: New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball.

History

Las Cruces, also known as "The City of the Crosses", is the county seat of Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 97,618 in 2010 according to the 2010 Census, making it the second largest city in the state. Las Cruces is the economic and geographic center of the fertile Mesilla Valley, which is the agricultural region on the flood plain of the Rio Grande which extends from Hatch, New Mexico to the west side of El Paso, Texas. Las Cruces is also the home of New Mexico State University (NMSU), New Mexico's only land grant university. The city's major employer is the federal government on nearby White Sands Test Facility and White Sands Missile Range. Recently the city has been home to many of the retired from across the country. The majestic Organ Mountains, ten miles (16 km) to the east, are dominant in the city's landscape, along with the Doña Ana Mountains, Robledo Mountains, and Picacho Peak. The area where Las Cruces rose was previously inhabited by the Manso people, with the Mescalero Apache living nearby. The area was later colonized by the Spanish beginning in 1598, when Juan de Oñate claimed all territory north of the Rio Grande for New Spain and...

The official website for the city of Las Cruces is http://www.lascrucescvb.org/.

There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Las Cruces Obituaries

It was revealed on November 10th, 2015 that Eugene Albert Sprague passed on in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  Sprague was 88 years old and was born in Elyria, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Eugene Albert's life.

It was written by Monterey Herald on November 7th, 2015 that Mary Belser (Hardin) passed away in Monterey, California.  Ms. Belser was 91 years old and was born in Las Cruces, NM.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary's life.

It was written by Orange County Register on September 10th, 2015 that John Godinez passed away in Garden Grove, California.  Godinez was 76 years old and was born in Las Cruces, NM.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John's life.

It was written by Kane County Chronicle on July 11th, 2015 that William W "Bill" Campbell perished in Geneva, Illinois.  Campbell was 83 years old and was born in Las Cruces, NM.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor William W "Bill"'s life.

It was reported on May 27th, 2015 that Lois Renee Myers (Ellerston) perished in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  Ms. Myers was 88 years old and was born in Estherville, IA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lois Renee's life.

It was noted by Visalia Times-Delta on May 13th, 2015 that Regina Lujan (Jacquez) perished in Visalia, California.  Ms. Lujan was 34 years old and was born in Las Cruces, NM.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Regina's life.

It was written on February 24th, 2015 that Joe Anthony Martinez passed on in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  Martinez was 62 years old and was born in Modesto, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joe Anthony's life.

It was written by Daily Press on February 23rd, 2015 that David Carroll Corbell perished in California.  Corbell was 73 years old and was born in Las Cruces, NM.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor David Carroll's life.

It was written on January 11th, 2015 that Martha Jean Gaines (Fields) perished in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  Ms. Gaines was 95 years old and was born in Pleasant Grove, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Martha Jean's life.

It was written on December 21st, 2014 that Olivia Carrasco passed away in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Olivia's life.

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Getz Funeral Home

We are a family owned and operated have been caring for the families of Las Cruces and southern New Mexico since 1965. 

Getz Funeral Home is bilingual and can provide our services in both English and Spanish.

 

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Baca's Funeral Chapels
5423 21st Ave Ne
Las Cruces, WA 98185
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Getz Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Las Cruces, WA 98185
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La Paz - Graham's Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Las Cruces, WA 98185

Las Cruces Funeral Home News

Alamo's Own: House finds his calling in funeral business
Kent looked at the sciences when he first started at New Mexico State University ... He worked at the funeral home for about one year and then went to NMSU in Las Cruces. Kent started considering the mortuary business as a career. The influence of Harry ...
http://www.alamogordonews.com/ci_16544949?source=rss_viewed

2 students slain in Jurez were US citizens
Go with your brother to Las Cruces or go to San Antonio ... Diaz's older brother went to New Mexico State University and his younger sister attended college in San Antonio, he said. Diaz Marielarena, a former sports director for the city of Jurez, said ...
http://www.elpasotimes.com/news/ci_16527743

Adaline Leffel
Funeral service will be held at 1 ... Adaline had 3 grandsons: Jeffrey (Kristen) Mitchell of Albuquerque, NM, Jason (Charlie) Mitchell of Las Cruces, NM and Todd Veroeven of St. Paul. She had 3 great-granddaughters: Joey, Dylan and Reagen Mitchell.
http://mankatofreepress.com/obituaries/x603546949/Adaline-Leffel

Polly Leon Denton
Visitation with the family will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, November 2, 2010, in Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services ... Mark Austin Denton and wife Isela of Las Cruces, New Mexico, Brock Edward Denton of Houston, Ty Cloud Denton and wife ...
http://www.oaoa.com/articles/leon-55134-funeral-odessa.html

PETER J. INGLIMA
He graduated from New Dorp High School on Staten Island and then served in the Army stationed in Las Cruces, NM. He married Claire Klumpe on November ... 30 p.m. in the Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden St., Bethlehem, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial ...
http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101029/NEWS0301/310299992/-1/rss01

Terry N. Turner
He attended school in the El Paso area before moving to Las Cruces, New Mexico. While there ... Services were entrusted to the care of Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove.
http://www.gatesvillemessenger.com/news/obits.asp?id=16517&catid=4&cpg=obits.asp

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The Mahoney Funeral Home, that had been serving southwestern New Mexico since before ... In 1990 Baca's of Las Cruces became a reality and since then we have ...
http://www.bacasfuneralchapelslascruces.com/

Getz Funeral Home : LAS CRUCES, New Mexico (NM)
Welcome to Getz Funeral Home, Las Cruces, New Mexico. We are home owned and operated and have been serving families of Las Cruces and southern New Mexico since 1965. ...
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Las Cruces Funeral Homes and funeral services in New Mexico
Listing all funeral homes in Las Cruces, New Mexico so you can easily send flowers to any location (same day delivery) or find any funeral service.
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La Paz - Graham's Funeral Home : Las Cruces, New Mexico (NM)
La Paz - Graham's Funeral Home : Three Generations of Thoughtful Service to Las Cruces
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Funeral Flowers from C. R. BLOSSOMS INC. - your local LAS ...
Funeral Flowers from C. R. BLOSSOMS INC. - your local LAS CRUCES, NM florist and flower shop. Order sympathy and funeral flowers directly from C. R. ...
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