May 3, 2004
Services: A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Mr. A.R. Olguin, 78, of Portales, died Tuesday, April 27, 2004, at Laurel Plains Health Care Center
He was born on April 23, 1926, in Dahlia, to Josefita and Patricio Olguin.
He grew up in Dahlia. He served in the Army during World War II in the European Theater of Operations. Following his discharge he made his home in Colorado Springs, Colo., where he was employed as a janitor at the Air Force Academy until retirement. In 1995 he moved to Portales and was married to Emma Olguin on Oct. 28, 1995. He was a member of the University Drive Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his first wife, Evelyn.
Survivors include his wife, Emma Olguin of Portales; a step-daughter, Vicki Olguin of Portales; two brothers, Fego Olguin of Anton Chico and Euitimo Olguin of Tucumcari; and two sisters, Cora Lucero of Las Vegas, N.M., and Ramona Montoya of Albuquerque.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.