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Lorraine Martinez Ellis, age 61, of Las Cruces passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019 at Casa Del Sol Nursing Center. Those left to mourn her passing include two sons, Richard Ellis and Daniel Collins; daughter, Marlene Nevarez; a brother, Ernie Ramirez. Other survivors include five grandchildren, one great-grandchild as well as numerous nieces and nephews.  An Evening Service was held Monday, July 29, 2019 at Baca’s Funeral Chapel, 300 E. Boutz Road. Cremation will follow and Inurnment of cremains will take place at a later date. Service arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Baca’s Funeral Chapels of Las Cruces, and Sunset Crematory, 527-2222 Your exclusive providers for “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” For online condolences logon to www.bacasfuneralchapelslascruces.com