LOCAL & REGION
THE NEW MEXICAN Friday, November 15, 2013
Police notes The Santa Fe Police Department is investigating the following reports: u An employee at the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, 100 Sandoval St., was reportedly found between 2:30 and 3:05 p.m. Thursday with a TV that had been stolen from the hotel lobby. u Someone stole vehicleregistration information and an insurance card from a car parked in the 400 block of Sunset Drive between 7 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday. u Two TVs were stolen from a home in the 1600 block of Quapaw Street between 4 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. u A man reported that a woman stole his wallet in the parking lot of Motel 6, 3007 Cerrillos Road, on Nov. 6. u An employee at REI, 500 Market St., reported a threatening phone call Wednesday in which someone said, “You guys are the problem. Tic Toc Tic Toc.” The officer advised employees to check for anything suspicious, but nothing was found. u A homeowner in the 6700 block of Camino Rojo reported that someone broke into her home between Nov. 4 and Nov. 6. u Someone stole a bicycle locked outside of REI, 500 Market St., sometime Wednesday. The Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the following reports: u Someone punctured three of a vehicle’s tires in the 100 block of Valle Vista Boulevard sometime Wednesday. u A 47-inch TV was stolen from a home in the 2400 block of Sycamore Loop between 10 a.m. Monday and 8 a.m. Wednesday. u Someone stole a purse from a home in the 100 block of Old Agua Fría Road between 10 a.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Wednesday. u A man with a home on N.M. 76 reported that he had started his pickup and left it to warm, but when he returned at about 6:20 a.m. Wednesday, the vehicle had been stolen. u A woman reported that someone had broken into her home between Nov. 9 and Wednesday, but nothing was reported missing. u Someone stole electronics and jewelry from a home on Francisco Lane between Oct. 12 and Oct. 30.
DWI arrests u Nathaniel Cole, 22, 2235 Vuelta San Marcos, was arrested on charges of drunken driving, an open container violation and possession of marijuana at Agua Fría and Hickox streets at 1:15 a.m. Thursday. u Jennifer Young, 41, of Ohkay Owingeh was arrested on charges of aggravated drunken driving at Calle Mejia and St. Francis Drive between 11:50 a.m. Wednesday and 12:26 a.m. Friday. u Kevin Gomez, 23, of Española, was arrested on a charge of drunken driving after county deputies stopped him along N.M. 502 sometime Wednesday.
Speed SUVs u The Santa Fe Police Department listed the following locations for mobile speed-enforcement vehicles: SUV No. 1 at Ramirez Thomas Elementary School from 7:25 to 8:15 a.m. and 2:10 to 2:55 p.m., and on Rufina Street between Fox Road and Zafarano Drive at other times; SUV No. 2 at Sweeney Elementary School from 7:25 to 8:15 a.m. and 2:10 to 2:55 p.m., and on South Meadows Road between Jaguar Drive and Airport Road at other times; SUV No. 3 at Rodeo Road between Richards Avenue and Paseo de los Pubelos.
Help lines Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families hotline: 800-473-5220 St. Elizabeth Shelter for men, women and children: 982-6611 Interfaith Community Shelter: 795-7494
Abuse: Legislature could clarify issue before high court months for a ruling by the state’s highest court. The Legislature meets in January everyone in the state. for a 30-day session. Attorney General Gary King plans to Martinez said the Baby Brianna case ask the state Supreme Court to review the Appeals Court decision. But Martinez said illustrated the problems caused by the court’s ruling. the law should be clarified immediately by the Legislature rather than wait for “This child was kept at home so that
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no one would see her full of bruises, and so there was no one under this new court decision that would have been mandated to report her abuse because she was in hiding,” Martinez said. David Sanders of Casey Family Programs, a foundation that focuses on
improving child welfare systems, attended the meeting and said he agreed that the loophole should be fixed. “Being able to look beyond the professional mandated reporters to all citizens being reporters is critical,” Sanders said after the governor’s remarks.
Funeral services and memorials MARTHA K. IWASKI Artist, healer, trickster, friend-- will be celebrated Saturday November 16 at the Folk Art Museum, 6 pm to 8 pm. Martha left peacefully September 29, 2013, watched over by her Nisha, the world’s most coddled standard brown poodle and perhaps the one boy she deigned to invite into her bed. Martha was born in Clovis, NM, August 21, 1934. Her lifelong enchantment with Northern New Mexico began in childhood on San Juan and San Ildefonso pueblos. Martha started her artist’s journey at the age of four when her father, an Austrian-born archeologist, took her to study painting with Po Povida, the son of famed potter Maria Martinez. She learned to paint in the vivid colors that became a hallmark of her artwork. Her senior year in high school, Martha was first-chair trumpet in New Mexico’s allstate band. She created a family legend when wind blew away her music just as she started a big solo. She didn’t miss a note. It was perhaps the first in a lifetime of ignoring inconvenient interruptions. Martha was a polymath, earning a bachelor’s degree in zoology from UNM, a law degree from the University of Denver, and a PhD in psychology from Antioch University. After retiring as a director at the Institute for American Indian Art, she studied Jungian psychology in Switzerland, shamanism in the Amazon, and Tibetan Buddhism everywhere. Inspired to pursue her considerable healing gifts, Martha became a doctor of oriental medicine. She was among the first U.S. students trained by Sensei Nakazono, a renowned Japanese acupuncturist and Aikido master. In her thirty years of practice, countless clients benefited from her care and compassion. An accomplished contemporary artist, Martha painted to provoke and inspire. She wrote that she was "interested in portraying the controversial; the mystery, the joy, the wonder, and the spiritual process of life and how we interact with ourselves, each other, the earth, and the greater universe." She delighted in ambiguity, distortion and dislocation of form. As she put it, "You try and upset the human experience." Her passionate art reflected her remarkable life. Martha was a world traveler and world citizen. In 1962, she was in the inaugural class of the U.S. Peace Corps, where she met her lifelong friend Margaret. Ever pragmatic about putting others’ talents to her best use, Martha chose assignment to Peru with Margaret because, as Margaret puts it, "I could speak Spanish and she knew there would always be an interpreter handy." Their four-woman team landed in a coastal fishing village and discovered that everything and everyone smelled of fish. So Martha got her group adopted by U.S. fishing crews, who cheered their idealism and kept them supplied with American toilet paper, Kleenex, Joy dishwashing detergent, cases of Budweiser Beer, many bottles of Scotch, and cases of Dr. Pepper and 7Up. A natural athlete, Martha was a fine tennis player, a wicked skier, an annoyingly adept golfer. She picked up clubs late in life and hit golf balls 150 yards. She was militant about forgetting which ball was hers, a lapse that let her claim the one closest to the green. In August, she was on the fairway, claiming friends’ balls, three days before her cancer diagnosis. She was a fierce outdoorswoman, inveterate traveler, long-distance hiker, and the trickster companion that campfire stories are made of-including the scary ones. While working near Philmont as a camp counselor, she lived on horseback, often disappearing into the wilderness for days with her friend Susan. Mary Lou, her friend of 59 years, is still jumpy from their three-week Grand Canyon river trip, a wooden-dory odyssey Mary Lou remembers chiefly for the moment Martha leaned over and softly inquired, "What would you do if you had a scorpion on your life jacket crawling up to your face?" With strangers as well as friends, Martha was generous with practical jokes. If a tourist asked for directions, she often sent them the wrong way with a gleam in her eye and a giggle at their backs, in hopes that a visitor to the City Different might wander off to an authentic Santa Fe experience-random, spontaneous, slightly eccentric. In sum, like Martha. Martha was a foodie and a serious vegetarian cook. Friends looked forward to brisk fall days when she prowled the Santa Fe Farmers Market, whipped up feasts in someone else’s kitchen, and demonstrated her uncanny ability to time an exit--just before it was time to clean up. Her cooking exploits occurred in alternate spatial dimensions, evidenced by the fact that every recipe she swore came together in 20 minutes inevitably took hours and every pot in a house. Martha ate in Andiamo’s like it was her kitchen, developing a hopeless addiction to profiteroles. Whenever her family came to Santa Fe, only the Shed would do. She loved Call the Midwife, The Good Wife; The Daily Show; Broadway musicals; Hillary Clinton; political debates when progressives won; dressing up for Halloween and denying being in costume; reveling in all rituals of Christmas peculiar to Santa Fe. She was an outspoken feminist and fierce supporter of equality for all. A master gardener, she coaxed astonishing beauty from flowers, just as she created it in her art and her life. Martha was preceded in death by her mother Gladys Leo Mathews, life-long teacher of the pueblos; her father Edward Henry Iwaski, and her beloved sister and best friend Elizabeth Ann Gerdin. She is survived by friend and brother-in-law Rudolph Gerdin, niece Lynda Webb, nephew Andrew Gerdin, and three grand-nephews, two grand-nieces. All who knew and love Martha are invited to help us celebrate and remember her.
NILA JARAMILLO HAUGHT Our beautiful mom, has quietly passed away. Mom represented all that was vibrant and meaningful in life. Her generosity knew no bounds; her friendship knew no limits. She was strong in faith and determined in her conviction. Born during the Fourth of July holiday, Mom was colorful, extravagant and explosively energetic like a firecracker. Mom was born in Fairview NM, and grew up at Canon Plaza and Ojo Caliente NM, where she baled hay and herded cows as a child and could ride a horse comparable to any cowboy. She graduated from El Rito Normal School and met our dad, her husband of 47 years, Earl Haught, at the El Rito Ranger Station, where they both were working at the time. Mom and Dad eventually settled in Santa Fe, where she lived the last 46 years of her life. Mom was artistic and had a deep pride for her rich Hispanic culture, which she shared with us. She supported aspiring artists and cultivated an expansive art collection. Mom stayed home and raised us, her daughters LaNelle, Janelle and Juanita. In addition to being our mom, she volunteered in the community and kept all her friends and neighbors well fed. For many years she participated in the Women’s Rodeo Roundup and rarely missed the Rodeo de Santa Fe. She also took great pride in never missing any of her beloved granddaughter, Tas’ volleyball games or dance recitals. Mom was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years and our wonderful Dad, Earl Haught; her parents Alfonso and Alcarita Jaramillo of Canon Plaza NM; in-laws Earl and Isabel Haught, of Follansbee WV; sister Bertha Jaramillo, brother Perfecto Jaramillo and brother-in-law Oscar Saiz. She is survived by us, her three daughters : LaNelle, Janelle and Juanita, and her beloved granddaughter, Tasmerisk. She’s also survived by her sisters, Elva Threet and Lydia Saiz; brother, Alfonso Jaramillo; sister-in-law, Madge Jaramillo and brother-in-law, Clair Martinez. In her last months she was lovingly cared for by Margaret Cesena and Naomi Roy. Mom was the person her family and friends turned to when in need. In lieu of flowers, and in memory of our mom, do something thoughtful for someone in need, in the example she set for us, or make a donation in our mom’s memory to: Kitchen Angels 122 Siler Road, Santa Fe NM; (505) 471-7780. Rest peacefully, Mom. Services will be announced at a later date.
RAFAELITA (FELA) R. GRIEGO Age 87, beloved and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend was called home to be with the Lord and Savior Monday, November 11, 2013. Rafaelita was born in Santa Fe, NM. She was a parishioner of St. Anne Catholic church and St. Thomas Aquinas of Rio Rancho. She was a member of Union Protectiva. Rafaelita, best of all enjoyed spending time with her loving family. She was preceded in death by her parents, Abelino and Sarita Rivera; and her husbands, Joe A. Sena and Christino B. Griego; three sisters: Genovena, Francisquita and Dolores; brothers: Belarmino, George, Willie and Clemente Rivera. She is survived by her eight children: Gloria Duran, Ray Sena (Florence), Ruby Cronin (Richard), Joseph Sena (Maria), Robert M. Sena (Joanne), Arnold Sena (Sharon), Mark Sena, and Orlando Sena (Renee); siblings: Del (Jean), Arsenio (Ginger), Soltero Rivera, Toni (Frank) Gallegos, Cecilia Rivera; 61 grandchildren and numerous nephews and nieces. A Rosary will be recited at St. Anne Catholic Church (511 Alicia Street) on Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Anne Catholic Church on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at 12:45 p.m. at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers: Floyd Duran Jr., Gerard Sena, Robert Sena Jr., Adam Sena, Eric Hern and Felicia Sena. In Lieu of flowers the family is asking that donations be made to St. Anne’s Helping Hands, 511 Alicia Street, Santa Fe, NM 87501, (St. Anne Catholic Church) Special thanks to Gentiva Hospice for the loving care of our mother.
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REBECCA Y. TRUJILLO HAPPY 29TH BIRTHDAY
In Loving Memory of
ANDREW R. ARROYOS JULY 17TH, 1953 NOVEMBER 15TH, 1986
We can not send a birthday card, your hand we can not touch, But God will take our greetings, to the one we love so much. Love, Dad, Mom and Family "MEOW" GEORGE ARTHUR TATE A remembrance for George Tate will be held Saturday, November 16, 2013, 2 p.m. at Santa Fe Women’s Club, 1616 Old Pecos Trail. In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to: George A. Tate and Ann Rader-Tate Endowed Memorial Scholarship, SFCC Foundation, 6401 Richards Ave, Room 111, Santa Fe, NM 87508.
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If we could have a lifetime wish A dream that would come true, We would pray to God with all our hearts For a yesterday and you. You’re in our thoughts, our lives each day, For those we love don’t go away, Unseen beside us, but always near So loved, so missed, and so very dear. Love,
David, Bernadette, Jerome & Our Families
Published on Nov 15, 2013