Paul M. Cuaron1

M, b. 29 June 1929, d. 27 March 2005
Paul M. Cuaron|b. 29 Jun 1929\nd. 27 Mar 2005|p102.htm|Florencio Miranda Cuaron|b. 9 Oct 1899\nd. 10 Jan 1995|p17.htm|Refugia Martinez|b. 5 Jun 1904\nd. 9 Feb 2004|p101.htm|Gregorio Cuaron|b. 20 Mar 1872\nd. 6 Mar 1930|p6.htm|Candelaria Miranda|b. 28 Jan 1882\nd. 8 Mar 1947|p7.htm|||||||
FatherFlorencio Miranda Cuaron1 b. 9 Oct 1899, d. 10 Jan 1995
MotherRefugia Martinez1 b. 5 Jun 1904, d. 9 Feb 2004
ChartsDecendents of Jesus Cuaron
Descendents of Jesus Lopez
Decendents of Pilar Miranda
      Paul M. Cuaron was also known as Pablo.2 He was born on 29 June 1929 at Dona Ana, Dona Ana County, New Mexico.3,4,5 Paul M. Cuaron served in the US Army attaining the rank of Corporal during the Korean Conflict.6 After the war, he worked as a refigeration mechanic at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico.5 He also served in the US National Guard.5 He died on 27 March 2005 at La Posada - Mesilla Valley Hospice, Las Cruces, Dona Ana County, New Mexico, at age 75.4,5 He was buried on 31 March 2005 at Dona Ana Cemetery, Dona Ana, Dona Ana County, New Mexico.6,5

From Paul Cuaron's Obituary in the Ruidoso News:

Paul M. Cuaron, age 75 of Dona Ana entered eternal life Sunday, March 27, 2005 in La Posada ? Mesilla Valley Hospice. He was born June 29, 1929 in Dona Ana to Florencio and Refugia "Cuca" Martinez Cuaron. Paul served his country honorably in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and was a member of the National Guard. He retired as a refrigeration mechanic from White Sands Missile Range and was a member of the Catholic Church.

Survivors include his loving wife Lucy Cuaron of the family home; three daughters, Mary Jane Quintana and husband, Robert, Lisa Benavidez and husband, Sam, all of Las Cruces, Laura Payan and husband, Oscar of Avondale, Arizona; three brothers, Isaac and Jack Cuaron of Las Cruces, and Willie Cuaron of Dona Ana; one sister, Netty Miller of also Dona Ana. Other survivors include seven grandchildren, Alexis and Rocky Quintana, Sammy Paul, Stephan and Stephanie Benavidez, Eveyette and Joshua Payan. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Thomas Cuaron and one sister, Alice Abalos.

Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2005 in Our Lady of Purification Catholic Church in Dona, where the Prayer Vigil is scheduled for 7 p.m. Family and friends will join together to celebrate the Funeral Liturgy at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 31, 2005 in the same church. The Rite of Committal and Interment will follow in the Dona Ana Cemetery, with military honors accorded by a Ft. Bliss Honor Guard and the Marine Corps League-El Perro Diablo Detachment.

Serving as casket bearers will be Robert and Rocky Quintana, Sam, Sammy Paul and Stephan Benavidez and Oscar Payan. Honorary bearer will be Joshua Payan.

Service arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels, 300 E. Boutz Road, Las Cruces. 527-2222.5


  1. [S155] The Las Cruces Sun News Obituaries, TOMAS MARTINEZ CUARON, 26 June 2002 Obituary.
  2. [S200] Ruidoso News.
  3. [S156] 1930 U.S. Census, Dona Ana, Dona Ana County, New Mexico; Enumeration District 2; Supervisor's District 4; Sheet 7B; Dwelling 34; Family 49.
  4. [S201] Paul Cuaron, Social Security Death Index, Online Database.
  5. [S200] Ruidoso News, Paul M. Cuaron; 29 March 2005 Obituary.
  6. [S162] Paul M. Cuaron, U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006.