Funeral Homes in Alamogordo, NM

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Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Alamogordo.

Suburbs of Alamogordo: White Sands National Monumen.

Alamogordo is also known as: Otero County / Alamogordo city.

Their current mayor is Mayor Susie Galea.

Zip codes in the city: 88310, 88311.

Otero County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Monte Vista Cemetery

Cemetery staff is available to assist families in locating grave sites of loved ones; to open and close graves during funeral services, to set up for services; and to provide disinterments upon request. Staff also performs general turf...

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Alamogordo Funeral Home
2301 1st St
Alamogordo, NM 88310
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Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home
1334 Scenic Dr
Alamogordo, NM 88310
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Monte Vista Cemetery
1590 1st Street
Alamogordo, NM 88310
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Pcs Professional Crematory
Mayflower & Lavelle
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Facts about Alamogordo, New Mexico

  • Alamogordo has been featured in films like: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009), and This Must Be the Place (2011).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Cindy Chavez (politician and teacher), Billy McMillon (baseball player and manager), Donna Barton Brothers (jockey), Phillip Kimbrough (film score composer and actor), Sergio Mojica (actor), and Frank Orrall (actor).

Alamogordo /ˌæləməˈɡɔrdoʊ/ is the county seat and economic center of Otero County in south-central New Mexico, United States. A city in the Tularosa Basin of the Chihuahuan desert, it is bordered on the east by the Sacramento Mountains and to the west by White Sands National Monument. It is the city nearest to Holloman Air Force Base. The population was 30,403 as of the 2010 census. Alamogordo is known for its connection with the Trinity test, the first explosion of an atomic bomb, and also for the Atari video game burial of 1983.Humans have lived in the Alamogordo area for at least 11,000 years. The present settlement, established in 1898 to support the construction of the El Paso and Northeastern Railroad, is an early example of a planned community. The city was incorporated in 1912. Tourism became an important economic factor with the creation of White Sands National Monument in 1934. During the 1950-60s, Alamogordo was an unofficial center for research on pilot safety and the developing United States' space program.Alamogordo is a charter city with a council-manager form of government. City government provides a large number of recreational and leisure facilities for its citizens, including a large park in the center of the city, many smaller parks scattered through the city, a golf course, Alameda Park Zoo, a network of walking paths, Alamogordo Public Library, and a senior citizens' center. Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center is a nonprofit shared military/civilian facility that is also the hospital for Holloman.

Alamogordo Obituaries

It was revealed on September 7th, 2018 that Vivian Clare Johnson (Bays) passed on in Arlington, Texas.  Ms. Johnson was 86 years old and was born in Alamogordo, NM.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Vivian Clare's life.

It was noted on May 17th, 2018 that Michael G Fowler perished in Alamogordo, New Mexico.  Fowler was 67 years old and was born in Peoria, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael G's life.

It was disclosed on May 9th, 2018 that Frank Odenwald perished in Alamogordo, New Mexico.  Odenwald was 94 years old and was born in Milwaukee, WI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frank's life.

It was revealed by The Advocate on March 7th, 2018 that Elizabeth Ann Achee perished in Columbus, Ohio.  Achee was 57 years old and was born in Alamogordo, NM.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Elizabeth Ann's life.

It was revealed by San Diego Union-Tribune on January 7th, 2018 that Stuart Brian "Stu" Motter died in San Diego, California.  Motter was 56 years old and was born in Alamogordo, NM.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Stuart Brian "Stu"'s life.

It was revealed by The Herald on January 7th, 2018 that Sigmund Dean Thomson perished in Seattle, Washington.  Thomson was 68 years old and was born in Alamogordo, NM.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Sigmund Dean's life.

It was written on January 4th, 2018 that Wilford F Gordon passed away in Alamogordo, New Mexico.  Gordon was 96 years old and was born in Oakwood, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wilford F's life.

It was disclosed by The Herald on November 7th, 2017 that Claudeen Marie Thompson died in Washington.  Thompson was 68 years old and was born in Alamogordo, NM.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Claudeen Marie's life.

It was written by Tri-City Herald on April 11th, 2017 that Alvis Burton "Burt" Matthews passed on in Richland, Washington.  Matthews was 81 years old and was born in Alamogordo, NM.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alvis Burton "Burt"'s life.

It was disclosed by Orlando Sentinel on November 7th, 2016 that Ronald Chadwick died in Umatilla, Florida.  Chadwick was 67 years old and was born in Alamogordo, NM.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ronald's life.

History

The name of the city was derived from the cottonwood tree.

Alamogordo was founded in June, 1898, when the El Paso and Northwestern Railroad, owned by Charles B. It was occupied by the United States Forest Service as the headquarters of the Lincoln National Forest until October 2008, when that agency moved to a newly-constructed building. Ownership of the Federal Building will be transferred to Otero County, New Mexico County government and the building will be used for county government offices. US 54 becomes "White Sands Blvd." in Alamogordo, however, it was originally named "Pennsylvania Ave". Several buildings in Alamogordo were constructed by the Works Progress Administration.

The official website for the city of Alamogordo is http://ci.alamogordo.nm.us/.

Alamogordo Funeral Home News

Alamo's Own: House finds his calling in funeral business
including president of the New Mexico Funeral Service Association from 1999-2000. "I love Alamogordo," House said. "It is a great place to raise a family. There is a slower pace, but so fulfilling. I have enjoyed community service in Alamogordo.
http://www.alamogordonews.com/ci_16544949?source=rss_viewed

Marjorie D. Wallace
Funeral ... Wallace in Alamogordo, N.M., on March 17, 1943, and they moved to Lovington in 1953. She raised her daughters here and was very active with them in Rainbows. She served as Mother Advisor and was a member of the New Mexico Rainbow State ...
http://lubbockonline.com/obituaries/2010-11-05/marjorie-d-wallace?v=1288920633

Wanda Bernice Patton
She is survived by one son, Chris and Patty Kribbs of Cairo; two daughters, Nardra and David Mitchell of Alamogordo, NM and Henrietta and Bruce Johnson ... 00 P.M. at the Million-Taylor Funeral Home in Moberly. Visitation will be Wednesday from 1:00-3:00 ...
http://www.moberlymonitor.com/newsnow/x1471833973/Wanda-Bernice-Patton

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Alamogordo Funeral Home, Inc. : Alamogordo, New Mexico (NM)
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Hamilton O'Dell : Alamogordo, New Mexico (NM)
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