Floyd E. “Gene” Felts, 85, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at Albuquerque Heights Healthcare where he volunteered for more than 15 years before becoming a resident.
He was born in Dodge City to Clyde and Ruth Felts. He was a very kind, compassionate man and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Carmen Felts; and a brother, Gerald Felts.
He is survived by his six children George Loring of, Burrton, Shirley Rivera (Walter) of Reseda, Calif., Pam Doerksen (Clarence) of Satanta, Debbie Tate (Gene) of Albuquerque, N.M., Jerri Tyler of Pekin, Ind. and Carmen Flores of Albuquerque, N.M.; 18 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren; his Brother, Kenneth W. Felts of Arvada, Colo.; and a sister-in-law, Joyce Felts of Dodge City; many nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Patsy Simmons, Albuquerque, N.M.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 at New Beginnings Church, 3601 Montgomery Blvd NE, Albquerque, N.M.