The following obituary was posted in the Albuquerque Journal, 14 July 1952. Hermelindo Baca died on the Sunday before, which would have been 13 July 1952.
Hermelindo Baca Dies in Socorro
Hermelindo E. Baca, 61, of Socorro, died there suddenly Sunday morning.
A lifelong resident of Socorro, he was a retired farmer. He was a member of the Spanish Methodist Church of Socorro.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Helen Baca; four daughters, Mrs. Jimmie Baca, Las Cruces, and Mrs. Robert Torres, Mamie Baca, and Betty Baca, all of Socorro; six sons, Ed. H., George, Ruben, Robert, Eliazim and Aggie Baca, all of Socorro; four sisters, Mrs. Devian J. Baca, San Pedro, Cal., and Orfita, Felide and Rumoldita Baca, all of Socorro; two brothers, Antonio, Oakland, Cal., and Vivian, Socorro, and 14 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Spanish Methodist Church of Socorro. Rev. Eduardo Lujon (sic) will officiate. Burial will be in Escondida Cemetery. Steadman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Source: "Albuquerque Journal," online newspaper archive, Newspaper Archives: Academic
Library Edition (http://0-access.newspaperarchive.com.albuq.cabq.gov/:
accessed 29 February 2016), "Hermelindo Baca Dies in Socorro", 14 July 1952, p. 14.