Cristobal M. Rael passed away peacefully on March 29, 2018 in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the age of 77. Chris was born on June 2, 1940 to parents Jose Cleodio Rael and Elena Bachicha Rael in Anton Chico, New Mexico.
Chris is survived by his daughter Gina Reyes,son in law John Reyes, daughter Linda, and sons Sean Rael and wife Melissa, Jason Martinez-Serrano, grandchildren Anthony Reyes, Brandy Reyes, Jacob Reyes, great-grandchildren Jaycie and Braxton, brothers Junior, Freddie and sisters Bernice, Terry and Clara.
He is preceded in death by his son Chris Rael, Parents, Jose Cleodio Rael & Elena Bachicha Rael. Sisters Dora R. Padilla, Annie Encinias and Madeline Christ as well as Brothers Eloy Rael and Santana Baca.
After graduating from high school Chris moved to Albuquerque where he made his living by his chosen profession as a top notch barber.
Chris loved listening to his favorite music and is now dancing in heaven.
A visitation will be held Tuesday April 3, 2018 at 3:00 PM at Daniels Family Funeral Services at 3113 Carlisle NE with a Rosary following at 4:00 PM.