David William Seery
- December 1, 1947 - February 5, 2010
- La Joya, New Mexico
of David's Passing
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“Dave and I spent our careers in SCS/NRCS. Even though we worked in different states we always enjoyed meeting and training session where we could get...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Bob & Vicki Sennett - Sioux Falls, SD
“These memories were sent to me by our niece, Lynne Turner, and her family.
"Fond memories I have of seeing Uncle Dave in his element:
*Stories of the...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Carol Seery - LaJoya, NM - Wife
“Carol, Chris, Scott and family, we will all miss Dave and his legacy will be with us everyday. Dave led an exemplary life and left a big impression...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Dan Atkinson - Flagstaff, AZ
“My thoughts and prayers go out to the Seery Family. I was a classmate of Dave's and we were good friends throughout Grade School and thru Belen High....Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Sam P. Mountain - Amarillo, TX
“Our thoughts are with you Carol and your family. I thank God for the extra time you got with Dave and all the blessings that time held, such the...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Debbie Davis - NM - MVMS
“Dear Carol, Bruce and all your family. Its seems such a short time since you were with us for Vernadell's celebration. We appreciated your presence...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Kay Diers - NM
“I was deeply saddened to learn Dave's passing. I first met Dave when he worked for the SCS in Willcox AZ. He used to borrow one of our horses for his...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: David Fisher - Eagar, AZ
“I was saddened to hear of Dave's passing. I first met Dave in the late '50's at Mrs Seery's home in Belen, my Aunt Georgia was married to Dave's...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Pam Pitzer Orcutt - Edmond, OK
“Back in the 70's Cleo Padilla and I were on a special hunt at WSMR and were assigned to camp in a designated area. Seeing there were too many other...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Sam Chavez - Albuquerque, NM
“Remembering David and wishing to express my regards for his family and deepest sympathy for their loss.
10 of 19 | Posted by: Sam Chavez - Albuquerque, NM
“My thoughts and prayers goes out to you and your family.
11 of 19 | Posted by: Mike Gurule - albuqueruque,, NM
“We will keep the family in our prayers and are truly sorry for your loss.
12 of 19 | Posted by: Tammy and Joe Rauschenbach - AZ
“Carol, our thoughts and prayers are with you and the Seery family during this time of sorrow. Dave was a gem of a person and I am blessed to have...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Jim & Linda Alam - Tucson, AZ
“Tho, I only have known Dave in passing moments, I have come to appreciate who he has been just in knowing you, Carol. What a gift to the world....Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Carolyn - Contreras, NM
“I will never forget Dave's generosity and kindness when I moved to Arizona from Missouri. He always treated me with understanding as I tried to come...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Robert Wilson - AZ
“Carol, Scott and Chris --
My hope is that during this difficult time, your memories will bring you comfort, your friends will bring you strength,...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Lee Sieglitz - Hot Springs, AR
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Your friends at the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
17 of 19 | Posted by: Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation - MT
“My thoughts and prayers are with the Seery family.
18 of 19 | Posted by: Heather Ridley
“On behalf of the French Family of Companies we express our deepest condolences.
19 of 19 | Posted by: Joel Chavez - NM
SEERY - David William Seery, 62, passed away peacefully at his home near La Joya, New Mexico on Friday, February 5, 2010. He is survived by his wife and friend Carol; two sons, Chris and Scott; two daughters-in-law, Joy and Keavy; four grandchildren, Taylor, Cody, Samantha (Mandy) and Ryan; two sisters, Margaret Snow of Carlsbad, New Mexico and Marilyn Beal of Denver, Colorado; his brother and wife, Al and Josephine Seery of Bosque Farms, New Mexico; aunt, Georgia Seery of Socorro, New Mexico; brother-in-law and good friend, Bruce L. Anderson of Silver City, New Mexico; and numerous loving cousins, nieces and nephews. Dave was a graduate of New Mexico State University and spent a full career as a Wildlife Biologist for the Soil Conservation Service (SCS), now referred to as Natural Resources and Conservation Service (NRCS). In his retirement, he volunteered with stream reparation work for the NM Riparian Council. He served as an Airman First Class in the New Mexico Air National Guard and was a Vietnam War Veteran. He held memberships in The Wildlife Society, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Rickshaws Motor Club and Route 66 Rodders. His passion and love of life was evident in his dedication to caring for and enjoying family, working with wildlife, fly-fishing, hunting, playing music, writing books on family genealogy and sailing as well as writing hunting articles for various magazines, traveling, and participating in car shows with family and friends. Graveside services will be held at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, 924 Menaul Blvd., NE, Albuquerque, NM on Saturday, February 13, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Legacy@rmef.org.