December 12, 1932 ~ September 13, 2021
Jose Morfin, 88 years old, passed on September 13, 2021, peacefully, surrounded by his family. He was born in Coyote, New Mexico on December 12, 1932 to Eudoro and Cecelia Salazar Morfin.
He married Domitilia Archuleta, on September 22, 1956. They had two children.
Jose retired from Hill Air Force Base after 30 plus years of working there.
He loved spending time in the mountains fishing, hunting, cooking and making the hottest salsa.
Jose is survived by his daughter, Carol; daughter-in-law, Roxie; his brothers, Sie and Baltazar Morfin; his sisters, Louisa Martinez and Raquel Lujan; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Domitilia; parents, Eudoro and Cecelia Morfin; his sisters, Tillie Jongeward, Lola Salinas and Anita Sanchez; his brothers, Eluid, Cristobal and Urban Morfin; his son, Robert Morfin; and son-in-law, Philip Abeyta.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd. Friends may visit with family on September 18, 2021 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the mortuary. Interment, Lindquist's Washington Heights Memorial Park, 4500 Washington Blvd.