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Dennis Rael

August 1, 1951 — May 29, 2021

Rael, Dennis J
Age 69, passed away Saturday, May 29, 2021. He was born in Clayton, NM on August 1, 1951. Dennis served in the Marine Corp for four years during Vietnam. When he came home was drove a Taxi for a few years then moved to management at a convenience store. He was a beloved brother and uncle.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rosendo and Virginia Rael; siblings, Pauline Moreland, Joe Rosendo Rael, Jean Talley, Addie Montoya, Manuel Rael, Charles Rael, Johnny Rael and Richard Rael.
Dennis is survived by his siblings, Dorothy Sanchez, Belen Simoes, Gloria Merecki and husband, Bruce, Leo Rael and wife, Paula, Patricia McDonald, Lucine Montoya and husband, Tommy, Dominic Rael and wife, Jojo, Casimiro Rael and wife, Tina and Freddie Rael; and many nieces and nephews.
Interment to be held at Santa Fe National Cemetery on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 9:00 am. To view information or leave a condolence please visit
Garcia Mortuary
717 Stover Ave. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

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