Dateline: February 28, 2002
services for Daniel “Archie” Archuleta, age 71, will be held on
Friday, March 1, 2002, in the First United Methodist Church in Clarendon
with Rev. Darrel Burton, pastor of Martin Baptist Church, and Dr. Charles
E. Deyhle, Sr., of Clarendon, officiating.
body was donated to Texas Tech University School of Medicine in Lubbock
and will not be available for viewing. Arrangements will be under the
direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Archuleta died Tuesday, February 26, 2002, in Clarendon. He was born
September 17, 1930, in Clayton, New Mexico, and was a resident of
Farmington, New Mexico, before moving to Clarendon in 1959. He married
Patricia Ann Hughes on April 21, 1979, at Clovis, New Mexico. He was a
barber for much of his life and was a police officer with the Clarendon
Police Department for five years. He was a veterinary assistant for 25
years at Clarendon Veterinary Hospital. He served in the US Army and was
assigned to the US Air Force Special Services. He was a member of the
Clarendon VFW Post 7782 and a member of the Clarendon First United
was preceded in death by his mother, Percidia Archuleta, and brother,
include his wife, Pat Archuleta of Clarendon; one son, Jason Archuleta of
Lubbock; two sisters, Leola Clary of Syracuse, New Mexico; and Patsy Roche
of Denver, Colorado; and one brother, Joe Garcia of Baton Rouge,
family requests that memorials be to Crown of Texas Hospice in Amarillo,
Texas Tech University, the First United Methodist Church, or Clarendon VFW
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