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Alejandro O. "Jano" Vera

Alejandro O. “Jano” Vera

May 28, 1936 ~ January 21, 2021

Alejandro O. “Jano” Vera, 84, of Ortega St., Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away

on Thursday, January 21, 2021 in Hobbs, NM. Visitation will be 3:00 PM – 6:00

PM, Monday, January 25, 2021 at Denton Wood Funeral Home. Visitation is

limited to 5 people in the chapel at a time and facial coverings are required. Private

graveside services will be held at Loving Cemetery, Loving, NM with Deacon

Melvin Balderama officiating. Jano was born May 28, 1936 in Loving, New

Mexico to Ramon B. and Delphina (Onsurez) Vera. He married Ofelia Gonzalez,

December 13, 1958. Jano worked in the potash mines 28 years. He enjoyed

cooking and will be remembered for his asado and chicharrons. Jano also enjoyed

playing the guitar, singing, and keeping his truck cleaned. He was preceded in

death by his parents, and sister Angie Parraz. Survivors are sons, Armando Vera,

Danny Vera, Alex Vera Jr. and wife Cheyanne; daughters, Lillie Vargas and

husband Ben, Grace Vera and Carlos, Pauline Vargas and husband Lorenzo;

grandchildren, Barbara Montoya, Patricia Sosa, Gabriel Vera, Adrianna Vargas,

Jacob Vargas, Inez Vargas, Melinda Vargas, Kristine Ortega, Lorenzo Vargas, III,

Joshua Vera, Alex Vera, III, Giovanna Vera, and Miracle Vera; thirteen great-

grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Condolences may be expressed at

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