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Obituary: George Barela Dec. 3, 2017

on December 13, 2017 - 10:05am

GEORGE BARELA Dec. 3, 2017

George Barela, 49, a resident of Los Alamos passed away on Sunday, December 3, 2017 after a hard-fought and lengthy illness with Glioblastoma Brain Cancer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Marylou Barela.

Mr. Barela was the Owner of MasterCraft Paint and body, he also was a martial arts instructor, he also loved working out, and spending time with his family. He was extremely proud of the roles he played as a stunt double during the television show, Longmire. He enjoyed eating chocolate, and using his natural remedies.



Obituary: Theodore Trevino Trujillo Dec. 4, 1921-Nov. 21, 2017

on December 7, 2017 - 2:42pm

Dec. 4, 1921-Nov. 21, 2017

Theodore Trevino Trujillo passed away Nov. 21 in Los Alamos. He was born Dec. 4, 1921 in Rancho de Taos to Jose Miguel Trujillo and Maclovia Martinez.

He is survived by his son Thomas Trujillo and partner Jeanice Swain, daughter Patricia Clay and her husband, John, brother Miguel Trujillo and his wife, Gertrude, sisters Sally Dinn and Maggie McWhorter, grandchildren, Maureen (Andrew) Olsen and their children, Matthew (Kate) Clay and their children, and Devin Clay.

Theodore was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 68 years, Mary Jane,


Obituary: Louis Rosocha Oct. 17, 2017

on December 1, 2017 - 5:20pm

LOUIS ROSOCHA Oct. 17, 2017


Dr. Louis Rosocha died unexpectedly in Los Alamos, NM, on October 17, 2017.


Louis was born in Harrison, Arkansas, in 1950 to Stanley Rosocha and Wladyslawa “Lottie” Zarkowski Rosocha, and raised in Yellville, Arkansas.


He attended the University of Arkansas (Fayetteville), receiving his BS in physics in 1972. He received the MS and PhD degrees in physics, with a minor in chemistry, from the University of Wisconsin (Madison) in 1975 and 1979. While at UW-M, he met and married Emma Riemer.


Obituary: Dennis E. Smith Feb. 23, 1942 – Nov. 23, 2017

on November 30, 2017 - 12:35pm

DENNIS E. SMITH Feb. 23, 1942 – Nov. 23, 2017

Dennis E. Smith, 75, died Thursday, November 23, 2017, in Albuquerque, NM.

He was born February 23, 1942, in Washington, DC, to Ernest and Violet Smith. He grew up in Minneapolis, MN, and Los Alamos, NM.

After graduating from Los Alamos High School in 1960, he attended the University of Denver and later the University of New Mexico. He served in the U.S. Navy, where he trained to become an Electronics Technician.


OBITUARY: Edward Casados Nov. 16, 2017

on November 22, 2017 - 3:37pm

EDWARD CASADOS Nov. 16, 2017

Edward Casados passed away peacefully on Nov. 16, 2017 at his home in Los Alamos.

Edward was a loving and devoted husband for 70 years. He was a loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He retired from the Los Alamos Labs after 44 years where he was a chemist. He belonged to the English and Spanish Toastmasters. He had a deep faith in God and his church where he was a lector for many years.

Many knew him from his lifelong love of tennis. His strong love of music was passed down to his children and grandchildren.



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