Obituaries

Thomas Simpson
B: 1941-10-24
D: 2019-07-13
View Details
Simpson, Thomas
Donald Dwyer
D: 2019-07-11
View Details
Dwyer, Donald
David Dorbandt
B: 1974-09-30
D: 2019-07-10
View Details
Dorbandt, David
Larry Rogers
B: 1937-09-11
D: 2019-07-09
View Details
Rogers, Larry
Jill Folkman
B: 1975-05-19
D: 2019-07-06
View Details
Folkman, Jill
Janie Hawkinson
B: 1935-07-15
D: 2019-07-05
View Details
Hawkinson, Janie
Edna Alderete
B: 1929-03-05
D: 2019-07-04
View Details
Alderete, Edna
Gertrude Dixon
B: 1925-02-02
D: 2019-07-03
View Details
Dixon, Gertrude
Linda Swain
B: 1948-01-31
D: 2019-07-02
View Details
Swain, Linda
Norberta Hinojosa
B: 1945-03-02
D: 2019-07-01
View Details
Hinojosa, Norberta
Juilet Maynez
B: 1924-09-29
D: 2019-06-30
View Details
Maynez, Juilet
Carmen Wilson
B: 2041-03-26
D: 2019-06-28
View Details
Wilson, Carmen
Rogelio Baeza
B: 1994-05-16
D: 2019-06-28
View Details
Baeza, Rogelio
Hassell Nix
B: 1939-09-17
D: 2019-06-27
View Details
Nix, Hassell
Byron Molloy
B: 1949-11-30
D: 2019-06-26
View Details
Molloy, Byron
Nancy Smart
B: 1929-08-02
D: 2019-06-23
View Details
Smart, Nancy
Donald Sherman
B: 1936-09-10
D: 2019-06-23
View Details
Sherman, Donald
Ernesto Rel
B: 2047-11-07
D: 2019-06-21
View Details
Rel, Ernesto
Jo Bloom
B: 1933-06-07
D: 2019-06-18
View Details
Bloom, Jo
John Fleming
B: 1947-09-04
D: 2019-06-18
View Details
Fleming, John
CAPT Walter Baker
B: 1931-09-24
D: 2019-06-18
View Details
Baker, CAPT Walter

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1410 E Bowman Ave.
Las Cruces, NM 88001-3001
Phone: (575) 526-2419
Fax: (575) 526-7944
Elinor Mummaw
In Memory of
Elinor Margaret
Mummaw (Skelly)
1926 - 2019
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Getz Funeral Home
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Elinor Margaret Mummaw (Skelly)

Elinor Margaret  Mummaw (Skelly)
Elinor Margaret Mummaw, 92, passed away February 2, 2019 at Sagecrest Nursing Home. She was born August 19, 1926 in Lima, Ohio to Robert and Louise Skelly. Elinor was the eldest of eight children.
Elinor was married to Robert Louis Mummaw on July 12, 1944. She loved reading and enjoyed monthly luncheons with other office personnel from Las Cruces Public Schools. Most of all she loved her little cabin in the mountains and the friends she made there. She was a member of Mountain Garden Club for 15 years. Her journey with cancer began in 1965 and continued until her death.
She is survived by two daughters, Sharon Bond husband Marlin of Las Cruces, NM, Tana Hiltz fiancé Severo Alcoset of El Paso, TX and one grandson Shawn Hiltz wife Sylvia of Carrizo Springs, Texas. She also leaves behind one brother Robert Dean Skelly of Lima, Ohio.
She is preceded in death by husband Robert Louis Mummaw, parents Robert and Louise Skelly, sisters Roberta Johnson of California, Shirley Azevedo of Napa, California, and Jeanette Ridenour, Lima, Ohio; brothers Neil Skelly and Carl Skelly of Lima, Ohio, and Ralph Skelly of Phoenix, Arizona.
A small Memorial Service will be held at First Presbyterian Church on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 1:00 pm with the Rev. Norm Story officiating. Her ashes will be interred in the Columbarium.
The family asks that memorials in Elinor’s name be made to M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 4464 Houston, TX 77210-4464 or Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary, 840-D El Paseo Rd. Las Cruces, NM 88001.
Arrangements with Getz Funeral Home, 1410 E. Bowman Ave. Las Cruces, NM 88001. Please visit www.GetzCares.com to sign the local online guest book.

To send flowers to the family of Elinor Margaret Mummaw (Skelly), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers