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Obituary: ‘Roswell Daily Record’ correspondent Marjorie Beck dies at 96

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Marjorie Shearman Beck died at aged 96 in San Diego, California on Friday, July 30th.

A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.

She was born Sept. 15, 1924 in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Thomas Shearman and Floria Inglis (Shearman). She had three brothers and a sister. She graduated cum laude with a history...

Obituary: Arturo S. Candelaria

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April 19, 1936-May 27, 2021

Husband, Papi, Suegro, Tata, Great Grandpa, Nino, Uncle, Amigo, & Cuñado

-Mentor, Teacher, Healer-

Arturo was born to Virginia and Prajeres Candelaria in San Mateo, N.M., where he and his wife, Mary Lou, raised their four children and spent time with grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. He spent his life mining uranium, raising cattle and racehorses, farming the land, and working as Cibola County Commissioner. He loved going up the mesa to have a picnic and would never turn down an opportunity to drink a beer with a friend.

Arturo was loved by many. He was truly our rock and definitely one in a million.

“Your life was a blessing...

Obituary: Leandra Ann Yazzie

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Leandra Ann Yazzie, of Phoenix, Ariz. died July 15, 2021. She was 34.

She was born in Navajo, N.M. on May 26, 1987.

Leandra was preceded in death by Willie Roy Sr. (Poncho), Peggy Laughing (Grandma), Beverly Brown (mom).

She is survived by Irene Pearl Yazzie (Mother), Leander M. Yazzie, Vernon Laughing (Brothers). Aunties: Betty Laughing, Brenda Begaye. Cousins: Cynthia Scott, Cassandra Scott, Ryan Scott, Myron Scott, Valcita Begaye, Lambert Begaye, Delbert Begaye, Elbert Begaye.

Funeral Services will be held at Rollie Mortuary on Monday, July 26, 2021 at 10:00 am.

Memorials/Flowers can be sent to: Rollie Mortuary.


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Beverly Jane Moody, of Ramah, N.M. died 2/20/2021. She was 86.

She was born in Stoughton, Mass. on 8/19/34.

Beverly was preceded in death by her husband, Dwight E. Moody; her brother, Ernest Batchelor; and her parents Rhupert O. Batchelor and Meretta L. Batchelor.

She is survived by her daughter, Debra E. Moody; son Dwight D. Moody; son David O. Moody; brother Edward Batchelor; granddaughters, Megan Moody Mosher, Charity Moody Adams, and Jasmine Moody; her grandsons Joseph D. Moody, Shawn Moody, Joshua Moody, and Skye Gocklin; and numerous great – grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at Ramah Cemetery, South Bloomfield Ave., on Saturday, Aug 28 at 11:00 am.

In lieu of...


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Hazel Ann Weigl, of Howardwick, Tex died April 20, 2021. She was 77.

She was born in Gallup, N.M. on Dec. 18,1942.

Hazel was preceded in death by her parents, George and Grace Fry; brother, Bill Fry; three sisters, Winifred Bond, Verna Young, and Georgia Vanfleet; and her son Ronald Weigl.

She is survived by her daughter, Melissa Haster (Mike Willey); brother, Jim Fry (Jackie); sister, Helen Montano (Louis); two grandsons, Russell Hasler, and Brannon Hasler (Kari); great-granddaughter, Shelby; and numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Funeral services were held at Sunset Memorial Park in Gallup, April 27.

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