Salvador Pete Abeyta, JrOctober 19, 1934 ~ June 16, 2017 (age 82)
Pete was born October 19, 1934 he retired from the State of New Mexico and is a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Pete is survived by his loving son Matthew (Abigail) Abeyta; Children; Michael, Shelley and Pamela Abeyta, Great Grandchildren; Alysha, Matthew and Justin Abeyta; Daughter; Patricia (Alvin) Lucero; Children; Desiree Lucero; Daughter; Lucille (Gene) Salazar; Children; Anthony Sanchez, Marina (Kyle) Brown; Great Grandchild Madison Brown; Daughter; Louann (Michael) Mullen; Children Kayleigh (Marco) Arevalo; Sister; Priscilla Abeyta and extended family.
Pete graduated from Santa Fe High School in 1955, joined the United States Air Force immediately after graduation. He was a devoted grandfather and a proud father who loved his children and grandchildren deeply. He was loved by many and had a contagious smile that brought joy and laughter to anyone he touched. Pete loved to play the guitar and would create music to express the love he felt for life and his family.. He was a King of music much like Elvis. His music has filled many people with incredible joy.
Pete is at rest, we hold hm within us. Please hold him in your heart. As pete would always say “ i’ll see you around like a doughnut.”
Please join Pete’s Family to celebrate his life.
A public viewing will take place at Berardinelli Funeral Home on June 22, 2017 at 5:30 P.M. Funeral Service will be at Saint Johns Church on June 29, 2017, Rosary at 8:00 A.M., Mass at 9:00 A.M. Burial at Santa Fe National Cemetery.