Eric Joseph Armendarez, 38 of Roswell, NM went to be with his heavenly Father, our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, November 26, 2017. Eric was born on September 30, 1979 to Martha Armendarez in Roswell, NM.
Those left to cherish Eric's memories are his children two boys Eric & Noah Armendarez of Roswell, NM; Two beautiful daughters Onika Sanchez of Albuquerque, NM and Erica Armendarez of Roswell, NM; his mother Martha Archuleta of Roswell, NM;
brother Tony N. Gonzales of Roswell, NM; brother in law and best friend Manuel D. Molinar; sister Corine R. Armendarez of Roswell, NM; step sisters Emma Alvarado and Veronica Nunez of Roswell, NM; grandmother Corine Gonzales of Roswell, NM;
uncles Tom Armendarez of California; Joe Armendarez of Hobbs, NM; Johnny Ray and Jaime Gonzales of Roswell, NM; aunts RoseAnn Martinez of Loving, NM, Adela Gonzales of Roswell, NM; Comadre Tina Molinar; his beloved nephews and nieces Bobby Gonzales,
Manuel Molinar, Diego Gonzales of Roswell, NM; Maria E. Molinar, Merraya, Martha Molinar, Alonie and Kaylee Juarez, Champagne and Solara Gonzales all of Roswell, NM; goddaughter Lexus Gonzales; his special cousins Destinie, Desirre Jaramillo of Roswell, NM,
Cassandra and Liz Garcia and his nephew Phillip Jaramillo. Also surviving him is his very special friends Tom and Josh Berry and his pet dog that he loved so much Chucums.
Eric is preceded in death by his grandfather Tom Armendarez; step-father Louie Archuleta; great grandparents Julio and Maria Armendarez and Ramon and Frances Lopez; aunt Mary Helen Armendarez and baby cousin Jeremiah Jaramillo.
We are laying to rest a funny, outgoing and hardworking man that could make anyone crack a smile, he would give the clothes on his back to help anyone in need. Eric loved to be with his family and friends having family gatherings and cookouts, watching his Dallas Cowboys he never missed a game. He loved to cook and spent all his time with his kids. Eric was a very loving father, son, brother and uncle, he did everything he could for his children and family. Eric will be dearly missed, loved, cherished and NEVER forgotten... May his memories live through his children and all the family members he left an impact on. We love you Eric!
Viewing for Eric J. Armendarez will be held from 2-3 pm, Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Ballard Funeral Home with a prayer service to follow.
Donations can be made at this time of great loss for the family at Wells Fargo Bank to Corine Gonzales or Ballard Funeral Home.