Funeral services for David "Goody" Savedra were held on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at Compassion Mortuary, followed by his burial at the Grants Memorial Park.
Goody was born on April 27, 1952 in Grants, N.M. and he passed away Jan. 2, 2019, in Albuquerque, N.M. He was the best father, grandpa, uncle, brother and lifelong friend anyone could ever ask for. We will all miss his “Goody” kisses.
He is survived by his children: Nicole Savedra and Ashley Savedra, both of Milan, N.M, Paulette Murrietta of Grants; brothers: Gilbert Savedra, Jr., of Grants, Bobby Savedra of Oracle, Ariz; sisters: Cindy Baca of Albuquerque, Gloria Salazar of Rio Rancho, Paula Carver of Albuquerque, Marie Sandoval and Rita Calzada, both of Grants; grandchildren: Warren Lewis Jr, Jordan Lewis, Renika Molina, Adrian Murrietta and Alfonso “AJ” Kester.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Gilbert Savedra, Sr., and Navora "Baca" Savedra; sister: Tommie Martinez.
Pallbearers were: Adrian Murrietta, Christopher Wong, Paul Salazar, Adrian Calzada Gonzales, Kameren Carver, Stephen Goodson, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers were : Bandit, Warren Lewis, Jr., Jordan Lewis, Alfonso Kester, Floyd Garcia and Donevin Krieger.