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OBITUARY: Justine Lenora (Hunt) Chick Aug. 18, 1932–Sept. 16, 2013

on September 19, 2013 - 7:51am
JUSTINE LENORA CHICK Aug. 18, 1932Sept. 16, 2013
Justine Lenora (Hunt) Chick, 81, of Los Alamos, passed away Sept. 16., 2013. Justine was born Aug. 18, 1932, in Wetzel, W.Va., the first of two daughters of Wilbur and Alvina (McHenry) Hunt.
Justine is preceded in death by her husband, Elwood A. Chick, and their son Michael A. Chick. She leaves behind daughter Jill A. Beck and grandchildren Madeline and Zachary of Los Alamos and daughter Cynthia L. Chick of Leeds, England.
Playful and full of life, Justine was a world traveler who enjoyed her final years in the company of her

OBITUARY: Bonnie Murchie Koch July 20, 1954–August 28, 2013

on September 3, 2013 - 1:40pm

BONNIE MURCHIE KOCH July 20, 1954–August 28, 2013

Bonnie Murchie Koch passed away on Wednesday August 28, 2013 at her home in Los Alamos, New Mexico.

Bonnie was born July 20, 1954 in Bloomington, Indiana, the third daughter of four children of William and Barbara (Hamilton) Murchie. Bonnie graduated from Broad Ripple High School in 1972 and went on to receive a BA in chemistry in 1976 with Phi Beta Kappa and an MS in geophysics in 1979 from Indiana University at Bloomington, Indiana. Bonnie was an acclaimed soloist and playwright in high school productions.

After completing her education,


OBITUARY: Marilyn Quadracci Fabry June 13, 1953–August 31, 2013

on September 3, 2013 - 7:33am

MARILYN QUADRACCI FABRY June 13, 1953–August 31, 2013

Marilyn Quadracci Fabry, 60, a resident of Los Alamos, went home to be with our Lord on Saturday, August 31, 2013 following a battle with cancer. She was born on June 13, 1953 to Art and Laura Quadracci in McAlester, Okla. She was an only child – God bless them.

She grew up in McAlester, OK and attended Oklahoma State University (Go Pokes!) where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. She taught in Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico; the longest in New Mexico at Los Alamos High School for close to 20 years.

She was


OBITUARY: Dr. Charles Fremont Huff July 21, 1939–Aug. 30, 2013

on September 3, 2013 - 7:13am

DR. CHARLES FREMONT HUFF July 21, 1939Aug. 30, 2013

Dr. Charles Fremont Huff passed away in Los Alamos, New Mexico on Friday, August 30, 2013 from complications due to Parkinson’s disease.

Charles (always known as “Charley”) was born July 21, 1939 in Alice, Texas to John Arleigh and Nellmarie Huff and spent most of his childhood in Boerne.

He met the love of his life, Mary Katherine Vogt, when he was 9 years old, and they celebrated 53 years of marriage on August 27, 2013.

Charley got his Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas and his PhD from Oklahoma


OBITUARY: Robert Dale (Bob) Patton Aug. 27, 1930–Aug. 29, 2013

on September 1, 2013 - 7:09am

Aug. 27, 1930
Aug. 29, 2013
Surrounded by family and loved ones, Bob passed from this life Aug. 29, 2013 at Legacy Assisted Living & Memory Care, Denison, Texas, after suffering a fall while camping.
Bob is survived by his daughters, Angela Myers and husband Jerry of Amarillo, Texas, and Tamela Wingfield and husband Keenan of Caddo, Okla., grandsons Jonathan Myers and his wife Kathryn of Portland, Ore., Brandon Wingfield and his wife Marla of Caddo, Okla., and Dusty Wingfield and his wife Hanna of Russellville, Ark., and three great-granddaughters Macy, Katie and


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