Cover photo for Estevan "Tete" Madrid's Obituary
Estevan "Tete" Madrid Profile Photo
1947 Estevan "tete" 2022

Estevan "Tete" Madrid

September 2, 1947 — January 14, 2022

Estevan “Tete” Madrid, 74 of Vaughn, NM, passed away peacefully in Albuquerque, NM on Friday, January 14, 2022. Estevan was born on September 2, 1947 in Vaughn, NM to Eulalio and Jacoba (Sisneros) Madrid. Estevan was raised in Vaughn, where he also attended school. He was a carpenter and contractor by trade. Estevan also owned the Shell Gasoline Station in Vaughn and also worked for BNSF in the railroad industry, as well as Renzenberger Railroad Transportation. When not working, Estevan enjoyed hanging out with family and friends, and also enjoyed a cold Budweiser while visiting. Estevan is preceded in death by his parents and his sisters: Patsy Madrid, Rosana Adkins and Amelia Madrid. Estevan is survived by his brother: Manuel “Mel” Madrid (Rita) and his sisters: Betty Martinez, Terry Madrid (Chayo), Fatima Garcia (Florencio) and Sylvia Rodriguez (E.J.). He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, family, relatives and friends. Urn Bearers will be: Jacee Armijo and Edwin Garcia. A graveside service will take place on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 12 noon at Evergreen Cemetery in Vaughn, NM, with Deacon Marvin Marquez presiding. All services are under the direction of Chavez Funeral Home, 923 S. Third St., Santa Rosa, NM 88435. 575-472-3369. To place an online condolence or tribute, please visit
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Estevan "Tete" Madrid, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Saturday, January 29, 2022

12:00 - 12:30 pm (Mountain time)

Evergreen Cemetery - Vaughn

, Vaughn, NM 88353

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 20

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree