Memorials

The memory of a beloved pet or person can live on by making a donation to help carry  out the Dona Ana County Humane Society's animal welfare programs. Your memorial donation in any amount can be made securely online through the "Donate" button above, and there is a "comment" field on the donation form for the wording of your memorial.

If you would like to send us a letter dedicated to your pet or a person who has passed and/or a photo, along with a request that they be posted on our "In Memory of..." page, please send the letter and photo by email to dachslc@hotmail.com or mail to DACHS, P.O. Box 1176, Las Cruces NM 88004.

In memory of...

 

Danial McCann (husband of Jane McCann)

--David and Marilyn Evans

--Patricia Loncarich

--Reliance, Test & Technology (R, T&T)

--Mesilla Park Elementary PFA

--Marlane Parra

Mike and Lois Hamilton and their shelter dog, Shadow

--Joe Ledo and Mary Matava

Elli Cat, rest in peace 5/28/18. Living the good life chasing mousies, birdies and feather toys over the rainbow.

--Cynthia Reid

Lluvia

--Andrew and Catalina Barela

Angus & Archie

--Kathe & Steve Kanim

--Jim Greene

--Bob Wofford

--Joyce Lentz

Buster

--Judy Newsom

Shirley and Mike Armstrong

--Brenda Yardley Armstrong

Lucille Getz

--Terry Getz

Diane Tasker

--Gail Newberry & Randall Pugh

--Nadine Duffin

--Mike and Kathy Thayer

--The staff at Mayfield High School

--Peggy Hoffer

--Guy & Sherry Williams

--Don & Nancy Williams

--Rexanna & Randy Anderson

Precious
--DJ Ward

Edward Shirkey, a special friend of dogs and cats.

--Mary and George Helliesen

 Wanda, who loved animals, especially poodles.

--Elizabeth Driggers

 

Mango, Amos and Willie Deason

--John and Eunice Davidson Fund

 

Peanut, Queenie, Kichen and Pedacito

--Andrew & Catalina Barela

 

Clara Hoffer

--Edie Henry

 

Jody Jackson
--Citizens Bank of Las Cruces

 

Precious & Billy Mitch

--D.J. Ward

 

Phyllis Glover Tegmeyer
--Lynda Vaskov
--Southwest Quarter Horse Association
--Southwest Amateur Quarter Horse Association
--Cal & Derryl Brandt
--Allie Sue Gottwald

--Kimberly Barnett

--Doug Watters

--Barnetts Las Cruces Harley Davidson
--Nate Kelton
--Greco Rental Management Co.
--Dr. Jeffrey Bowers
--David & Wendy Clarke
--Greco Rental Management Co.
--Margaret Sherman, a high school classmate
--Mary D. Stepita, a high school classmate

 

Judy M. Lowman-Silva & Cirilo "Lilo" Silva, lovers of all God's little creatures and long-time residents of the Mesilla Valley
--Frank & T. Cavaleri Wood

 

Jackie Martin

--Sharon McGill
--Allie Sue Gottwald

 

Kathy Barela
--In memory of Peanut, Queenie, Kichen and Pedacito

 

Lloyd Joseph Marie
--Citizens Bank

 

Julie Anderson
--From Thomas & Ann Mobley
--From Betty & Bobby McCaslin

 

Linda L. Havenor

--From Sandra Manning
--From Patricia Richardson
--From Quanah Austin

--From Lila Ruth Seirp
--From Keith & Evelyn Colson
--From Myrtis Lauterbach

 

Precious
--From D.J. Ward

 

Peanut, Queenie, Kichen & Pedacito

--From Andrew & Catalina Barela

 

Cynthia Standlee

--From B&B Consultants

 

Che, Maggie and Coco

--From Victoria Kanof

 

Robert Wilson Martin

--From Neil Weinbrenner
--From Allie Sue Gottwald
--From Jeanine Mollica
--From Sharon Wickenheiser

 

Doug Nelson 

--From Eula and David Thompson
--From Jennifer Severinson

--From John Edmonds

--From Anna Key

--Robert Goldrich

 

Leslie Boykin

--From Janet Woolsey
 

All beloved, departed companions

--From Elba Serrano

 

Larry Button
--From Denise Herrell
--From Donald & Patricia Neidig
--From James Fenn
--From Malooly's Flooring Company

 

Precious

--From D.J. Ward

 

  

In loving memory of our baby girl Sadie 6/4/2014
--From Gina Bloom

 

Holly
--From Stout Hardwood Floors

 

Gayle Smithers
--From Janice Denmark

 

Janet Gayle Smithers
--From Claudia & Mick Fitts

 

Billy Mitch

--From D.J. Ward

 

Ellie

--From Rebecca Gomolka

 

Mickey, loving and faithful companion to John and Brenda

--From Jessica Matheson

 

A wonderful cat, Molly

--From Elizabeth Driggers

 

 

Mango Butler, Kiwi Amos and Willie Deason/Davidson
--From the John & Eunice Davidson Fund

 

Roxanne Nimmer and Judith Boyer

--From Aelene McLauchlin

 

 Precious

--From D.J. Ward

 

Sophie McNutt

--From Fraternal Order of Eagles, El Valle #4408 Ladies Auxiliary
--From David & Irene Murray

 

Billy Mitch

--From DJ Ward

 

Dutch Houseknect

--From The Tailgaters
--From Roberto's Coffee Club
--From Tom Salopek Farms
--From Edith Henry
--From William & Gayle Smithers
--From T.W. & Ruth Schettler
--From Doug & Barbara Caywood
--From George & Patsy Hackler
--From Dick & Marian Anderson
--From Harry & Eileen Monahan in memory of our church pew buddy
--From Reymundo & Carole Bernale
--From Phillip & Mollie Freeman
--From Carl & Bea Connor
--From James & Una Vee White
--From Dr. Sharon Wooden

 

Erasmo Guevara
--From Charlie & Pat Folk

 

Jim Walls

--From Dixie Felipe

 

Lily

--From Mike Henzl & Jeanne Boschi

Karen Schaefer
--From Eve Adams

 

Clarice Laurel Jean Brown, our beautiful mother who we and Ben-Purr miss dearly
--From Theresa Tucker

Mary Louise Zubialde
--From John Zubialde
--From the Family & Preventive Medicine Benevolent Fund
--From the Dean's Office, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma

Britt
--From Barbara Hollembaek

Margie Eppenauer
--From Denise Parker

Tiodosa Dozal
--She loved her pets and her pets loved her, from Kathy Barela

In loving memory of Precious
--From D.J. Ward

Honey
--pet of Kathryn & Michael Barber, from Marilyn & Michael Brewer

Zia
--pet of Ellen Flesher, from Lynette Fannon-Lamkin

Muñeca
--From Duffy B. Porter

Pearl & Wickett
--From Dorothy Terry

Our Lily
--Buried at Alicia Melgaard Memorial Pet Cemetery, Lot 31, Row 2. From Mike Henzl & Jeanne Boschi

 

Tyson, 1995-2011
And now there is no gentle nudge with an intense "I love you gaze."
Only hearts that are filled with many tears, remembering joy-filled days.
But an Angel did appear to me, and said " please cry no more."
God also loves our canine friends, He's installed a doggy door.


 

Scott Moore
--In loving memory. You will be missed. From Sandy Spencer & Mark Rush
--In loving memory, from Richard Cobos
--In memory, from Rhett Putman
--In memory, from Pat Campbell Insurance, LLC

Susan Schibel
--From Harry & Margaret Schibel

Tootsie
--From Terri Abernathy

Jeffrey K. Downs
--From Patricia J.S. Marks

Emma
--From Joseph and Patricia Martin

Billy Mitch & Precious
--From D.J. Ward

Pippin, a shelter dog who gave us seven great years

Now thou art dead, no eye shall ever see,
For shape and service, SPANIELL like to thee.
This shall my love doe, give thy sad death one
Tear that deserves of me a million.
--Robert Herrick (1591-1674)

--From Dr. Tessa Nelson-Humphries

My brother, Gene Frye
--From Melvin Frye

Irene (Anderson) Caldwell
--From the Mall Group

Jerry Downs
--From Vicky Downs, Sue Gottwald, Jerry & Peggy Wood, and Dinus & June Briggs

Domino, my 15-year-old border collie mix. RIP, my little man
--From Brenda Cook

Zorro
--From Dr. Tessa Nelson-Humphries

Tandy
--From Raul and Rosalie Amezquita

Lily (buried at the Alicia Melgaard Memorial Pet Cemetery)
--From Mike Henzl and Jeanne Boschi

Chiri (adopted from the shelter)
--From Begona Farwell

Charlotte Marie Powey Varuole
--From Natalie Aranda

Naku, my ever loving husky.
--From Kat Lacey

Axel and Caio, (Axel on top and Caio on left). Axel passed away in 2009 at age 10; Caio, who passed away in July, would have been 6 years old in September 2010. She is littermates with Cara (left.)
--From Paul and Lisa Westbrook

Char Varuola, who tragically and unexpectedly passed away. She was a lover of her dogs, and much more.
--From Bill and Penny Dunham

Dr. John Findley Brown
--From Kathleen E. Boucher

Harriett, a golden retriever mix who loved her family (Eve Adams, Betsy Cahill and Jesse) very much and was well-loved and cared for in return. Harriett was rescued as a puppy after someone attempted to drown her and her litter mates in the Rio Grande. She was the only one who survived. Harriett died peacefully at age 10 on February 15, 2008.
--From Karen Schaefer and Bill Corbett

Douglass Lamkin
--From Lisa O'Quinn and Andrew Goldstein

The memory of a beloved pet or person can live on by making a donation to help carry  out the Dona Ana County Humane Society's animal welfare programs. Your memorial donation in any amount can be made securely online through the Paypal button below.

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