Riverside Funeral Home Albuquerque Los Lunas Santa Fe New Mexico


John May
October 18, 1940 -- June 21, 2018

John May of Santa Fe, New Mexico (age 77) died Thursday, June  21, 2018.  John was born to the late George and Irene (Boose) May on October 18, 1940 in Niles, Michigan. John married Karen Borden on April 6, 1963. John and his family moved to Cody, Wyoming; Bozeman, Montana; Mesa, Arizona and to Santa Fe, NM in 1998. John loved hunting, the mountains and spent many days hiking at the ski area in Santa Fe with his dog Alfie.  John never lost his love for Wyoming and always dreamed of going back.  John was retired from Radar Awning and was working part time at the Eldorado Hotel.  John is survived by his Wife, Karen; Son, Kert (Jennifer) of Willis, TX; Son, Ryan (Kelly) of Henderson, NV; Daughter, Jill (Missy) of Snoqualmie, WA; 12 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Sharon (Dick) Smith of South Bend, IN; sister, Wendy (Bill) Brock of Niles, MI; sister-in-law, Betty Borden of Clio, MI. 


A memorial will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Santa Fe Animal Shelter http://sfhumanesociety.org/how-you-can-help/


Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque

225 San Mateo Blvd NE


(505) 764-9663


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Lance & Maede Miller June 22, 2018

Friends from high school Conroe , Texas

Our condolences. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

Megan Walsh June 22, 2018

friend Albuquerque , New Mexico

We are praying for all of you. Please know you are in our thoughts as you navigate this difficult season. We love you and are here if you need us.

Jim low June 22, 2018

Friend of ryan Henderson , Nevada

Sorry for your loss may family . Our thoughts and prayers go out to you ❤️🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻