Laura Mae Hovland-Mason, Age 84
Laura entered into Heaven March 9, 2017. She was born September 9, 1933 in Las Vegas, New Mexico. She will be joining her father, Edward “Pal” Hovland, mother, Hazel “Nana” Wasson-Hovland, and brothers, Marvin and James Hovland.
She is survived by her brothers, Howard Hovland of Arizona and Darwin Hovland of New Mexico. Daughters Jacque Flowers, husband Billy of Albuquerque and Geralyn Bennett, husband Tom of Truth or Consequences. Son Curtis Jones, wife Wendy of Albuquerque. Grandchildren Tiffany Van Dyke, husband Dan of California, Stephany Taylor, husband Geoff of Texas, Garrett Flowers, of Albuquerque, Tyke Bennett, wife Shannon of Arizona, and Curtis Daniel Jones, wife Jessica of Albuquerque. Great-grand-children Nita Pepper & Buck Shot Bennett of Arizona.
Laura Mae was a retired Telephone Operator of 30+ years. Her hobbies included crocheting, knitting, needlework, growing beautiful flowers in her yard and spending time with her family.
Graveside Memorial Services will be held 10 a.m. May 22, 2017 at Cherryville Cemetery in Shoemaker, New Mexico. A reception will follow the graveside service; location will be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, Irish and Daffodil bulbs will be planted in memory of Laura as they were her favorite flowers. Bulbs can be mailed to Geralyn Bennett at 1508 Steel Street, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 87901.