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Chris Abeyta

April 3, 1962 — March 22, 2022

Chris Abeyta, of Safford, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, March 22, 2022, at the Mount Graham Regional Medical Center. He was 59.

Chris was an avid pool player, enjoyed visiting with his friends and family, and listening to music. His favorite TV show was "Gunsmoke". He loved to talk about his children and how proud he was of them. Chris enjoyed being with his friends and loved to tell people what such good friends he had. He often spoke of events he enjoyed and would repeat them over and over. 

Chris is survived by: his children, Dillon Abeyta, Ryder Abeyta, Heather Miller, Rozlyn Abeyta, and Alex; his siblings, Mark Abeyta, Mike Abeyta, and John Archuleta; and his step-father, Esiquio Lozano. 

Chis was preceded in death by: his mother, Mercedes; his sister, Betty Gene; his brother, Tommy; and his grandparents, Chriscenseo and Mary Bravo.

Family will receive friends Thursday, March 31, 2022, from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m., at the Vining Funeral Home.


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