Richard E. Archuleta,

Richard E. Archuleta,

Age 69, of Talpa passed away on February 16, 2021. He was a very proud Veteran retiring as Sergeant First Class. He retired from the town of Taos. He also worked at Holy Cross Hospital. He was a great mechanic and had many friends.   He is preceded in death by his son, Anthony Lopez, parents, Alicia and Ricardo Archuleta, brothers, Pat, Clarence, and Wallace Archuleta. He is survived by his wife, Irene Archuleta, children, Edward Archuleta, Aaron Lopez, Alicia Archuleta, Francisco Archuleta (Terri), Stephanie (Cory) Valdez, Lynette Lopez (Jacob), many grandchildren, and one great granddaughter. He is also survived by his siblings, Juan, Fred, Bernice, Pablo, and many other relatives and friends. Funeral Mass will be held at San Francisco de Asis Catholic Church. Arrangements by Rivera Family Funeral Home.  To share a memory, please visit our website at

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