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Walter Roybal

May 17, 2017
WALTER ROYBAL, 37, a resident of Pojoaque passed away unexpectedly. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Eufelia Roybal. Walter lived a life full of laughter and joy; insistent on having a good time, he shared his infectious smile and positivity with everyone he met.  His early years were highlighted by an exceptional high school basketball career, and high academic achievement—something he continued to prioritize throughout his life earning a Master of Science in Engineering Mechanics with a Specialization in Explosives Engineering.  In the end, Walter was a man dedicated to his family and friends, passionate about Northern New Mexico, and beloved by many.  Walter is survived by his parents, Richard and Donna Roybal; siblings, Daniel Roybal and wife Sylvia, Leslie Roybal Martinez and husband Martin, and Kevin Roybal; grandfather, Jose V. Roybal, grandparents, Manuel and MaryAnn Garcia; nephews and nieces, Isiah, Jeramiah, Matthew, Aubrie, Adam and Austin and many other relatives and friends
A rosary will be recited on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Pojoaque. Memorial mass will be celebrated on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Pojoaque. Serving the family as pallbearers are Daniel Roybal, Kevin Roybal, Martin Martinez. The family of Walter Roybal has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the EspaƱola Valley.

 Service Information

May 24, 2017

7:00 PM to TBD
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church

Pojoaque, NM

Memorial Mass
May 25, 2017

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church

Pojoaque, NM

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