Davida Lee Pierce of Raton, NM passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Raton. She was born July 10. 1955 in Big Bear, CA., the daughter of John and Mary Lee Berry. Davida lived a life of compassion for her loved ones and ranch animals, with a special place in her heart for her horses. She was preceded in death by her sister, Bertha Ann Berry, grandparents Dick and Sarah Murray and Patrick and Bertha Berry, and great-aunt Mary Moore.
She is survived by her husband, Jack Pierce of the family home, two daughters, Mary Lynn Mataska of Albuquerque and Cindy Pelton and husband James of Santa Anna, TX; Two Sons, Troy Pierce and wife Mindy of Hewitt, TX, and Casey Pierce and wife Shannon of Raton, NM; sisters Jo Ellen Ladenburger and husband Jeff of Denver, CO; Sarah Shubert and husband Gary of Roswell, NM; two brothers, John Richard Berry and wife Jackie of Trinidad, Co; and Patrick Berry and wife Carmella of Raton, NM. She is also survived by ten grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Davida will be greatly missed by her loved ones.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to St. Vincent de Paul Society in Davida’s memory.
A memorial service will be Saturday, August 2nd at 2:00 PM at the Yaksich-Long Funeral Home.
Arrangements and celebration of love for Davida Lee Pierce are under the direction of the Yaksich-Long Funeral Home of Raton.