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    Michael A. Blea

Michael A. Blea

Graveside burial for Michael A. Blea will be on Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Grants Memorial Cemetery.

Michael A. Blea, 54, made his journey home to Heaven on July 5, 2019 surrounded by his loving family and best friend; he will be greatly missed. He was born on Sept. 8, 1962 in Grants, New Mexico.

Blea was retired and was an executive chef. He opened up Sky City Casino, Dancing Eagle Casino, Fire Rock Casino and Northern Edge Casino restaurants.

He was preceded in death by his mother: Rebecca C. Blea; brother-in-law: Melven Marquez.

He is survived by his father: Claudio Blea Sr.; brother: Claudio Blea Jr.; sisters: Roberta Marquez, Alice Garcia, Gerald Martinez and Annette Blea and best friend Doreen Esparza and his nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews.

Cibola Citizen

200 W Santa FeĀ Ave.

Grants, NM 87020

(505) 287-3840

Mailing Address

PO Box 789

Grants, NM 87020