Richard Clyde Pacheco


Age 56, a resident of Chamisal, passed away on Monday, October 02, 2017. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Jose Victor and Eloisa Cordova; paternal grandparents, Jose Fermin and Virginia Pacheco; mother, Lenora Pacheco; brother, Bryan Pacheco; uncles, Felix, Joe, and Macario Cordova; aunts, Rebecca Fugini, Laura Abeyta, Ernestina Cordova; cousins, Joey, Jeffery, Bobby, and Victor Cordova. Richard loved model cars, carving, art work, music and classic cars. He loved the outdoors and taking care of wild life. His passion was the Army and was very respectable and compassionate about others. He loved spending time with his family and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. Richard is survived by his fiancé, Mary Ruth Martinez Arellano; daughter, Claudia Urioste (Jacob Montoya) and her brother Martin; father, Jose Andrew Pacheco; brothers, Raymond and Joseph Pacheco; aunts, Vicky Cordova, Olivama Pacheco and children, Dina Duran (Robert), Rosana Abeyta (Juan), Adonila Casados, Maclovia Fresquez (Anselmo), Reggie Pacheco, Virginia Dominguez (Roger) and Helen Johnston; uncles, Paul Abeyta, Ross Cordova (Lillian), Frank Pacheco, Aurellio Pacheco, Adonio Pacheco, and Adolfo Lopez (Sarita); cousins, John Abeyta Jr. (Yvette), Michelle Archuleta, Janice Duran, Eunice and husband, Denny Abeyta (Veronica), Sandra Abeyta (Robert), Billy Cordova and his sisters, Valerie Vissarraga (Herbert), Maxine Abeyta, Agnes Lucero (George), many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Services are pending at this time and will be posted as soon as they become available. The family of Richard Clyde Pacheco has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. (505)