Francis G. LaBrash, 85
Francis G. LaBrash, 85, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 20, at the New Mexico State Veterans' Home, Truth or Consequences, N.M.
Francis was born on Feb. 24, 1928.
Preceded in death by parents Mabel, and Irvin LaBrash; infant sister Shirley; sister Rachel Aldrich Ames; brothers George (Pat), and John Aldrich; sisters-in-law Miriam, and Doris Aldrich; brothers-in-law, Carlton Ames, and Donald McIntyre; nieces Mary Ellen McIntyre, Alison Ames Allison, and Carol Ann Aldrich Mills; and nephew George "Ned" Aldrich II.
Survived by son, Robert Paul LaBrash; sister Susan LaBrash McIntyre; brother Robert LaBrash (Dorothy), sister-in-law Susan Aldrich; nieces; nephews; and dear friends Sarah and George Miller of Silver City, N.M.
Frank was a 1946 graduate of the New Richmond school system. He graduated from West Point in 1953, and served in the U.S. Army for 3 years. His love of flying airplanes lasted a lifetime.
Private interment in the New Richmond Cemetery.