Burnard E. Milligan
Burnard E. Milligan, 72, of Reserve, passed away at home on March 23, 2015, surrounded by the love and comfort of his family.
A Celebration of Burnard’s life was held on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at 11AM at the Catron County Fair Building in Reserve.
Burnard was born in Morenci, AZ, on June 3, 1942. Burnard was raised in Apache Creek on the family ranch and made his home in Reserve where he and his wife raised their family. He lived his life as a rancher, heavy equipment operator, and service station owner. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, taking care of his cows, and spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lena Armstrong Milligan, his step-mother, Helen Milligan, his children Carolyn Livingston, Yvonne Milligan, Tommy Milligan, Ron Milligan, thirteen grandchildren and six great grandchildren. He is also survived by his sisters, Verna French and Carolyn Naylor.
He is preceded in death by his father, TW Milligan, mother, Opal Hahn, and grandson Dustin Perez.
To sign the online guest book or send a card, please visit bacasfuneralchapels.com, or write to Bacas Funeral Chappels at 3805 Delk Dr., Silver City, NM 88061 – 575388-2334