With profound grief we inform you that the owner/operator of M&M’s Transmissions & Automotive for over 41 years (The Best Tranny Man in New Mexico) was called home on May 24TH, 2019.
He was proceeded in death by his Father Alfonso Maes, Sister Julie Rivera, Father-in-Law Nicolas “Nick” Varela, Sister-in- Law Patricia “Titi” Varela, Nephew Jose Amado Chavez, Aunt Flora Maes and Good Friend Alex “Ally” Ortiz.
He is survived by his Wife of 42 Years Viola Maes, and daughters Marina (Patrick) Archuleta and Melissa (Guillermo). Grandchildren Jazmyn, Jeremiah, Jolen, Jayme, Mercedes and Alexandria “Alexas”. His Mother Rebecca Maes, Sisters, Helen Maes (Alvie), Patsy (Jesus) Pedregon, Lisa (Luis) Ortega, Crystal (Jason) Estrada and Brothers Rudy (Sherry) Maez and Jorge Rascon. Mother-in Law Nora Varela, and Sister-in-Laws Dorie (David) Sanders, Roselyn (Robert) Leyba. Antonio Romero-Maes Jr. (Amy). Nieces and Nephews: Miguel, Jessica Olivas. Manny, Patrick, Monica Maes, Jennifer Tafoya. Briggette, Ashley, Lonnie Maez. Jacklyn, Jose Armando Chavez. Luis Joajuin, Joshua Ortega. Justine, Analeigh, Elias Rascon. Xzavier, Ezkel, Julian, Christian, Vicente Estrada. Monique (Gary) Lopez. Stephanie Martinez, Roberta Leyba, Angelica Caballero. God Children Jorge Rascon, Jose Miguel Olivas, Joe Marquez, Lorenzo Quintana and Veronica Herrera. Special Friends: Tony Vargas, Michael (Shirley) Sandoval, Dickie Ruiz and Paul Roybal. Plus Many other family and friends.
We’d like to send a special Thank You to Presbyterian Hospital, Kindred Hospital, Christus St. Vincent Hospital and Ambercare Hospice for all their help and support.
A private family burial will take place at a later time.