Our loving husband, father, and papa, Herbert B. Willie, 61 of Bloomfield, N.M. entered the gates of heaven peacefully surrounded by his family on July 14, 2023. He was proceeded in death and is now reunited with his parents Ben Willie Sr. his mother, Betty Willie and his brother Benjamin Willie.
He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Belinda Willie, 3 daughters, Brianne Willie (Ivan Garcia) Alycia Willie, Lori Crockett (Michael Crockett), 1 son Sam Willie (Aarial Litson) and 7 grandchildren, Nevaeh Garcia, Devon Garcia, Iveree Garcia, Grayson Crockett, Theo Crockett, McAllister Samuel, Chåyce Samuel, Brothers Ben Willie Jr, Benny Willie, Danny Willie and sisters Angeline Willie, Angelita Willie and Angela Willie, and numerous aunts, uncle's nieces and nephews.
Herb worked in the oil refinery pipeline for 40 years. He enjoyed what he did and enjoyed working with the many friends he acquired. He was a Jack of all trades. Outside of work he enjoyed hunting, archery, camping, spending quality time with his wife, kids and grandkids. He was a kind, loving, giving, strong man who was always willing to lend a hand.
Memorial services will be held on July 21,2023 at 10:00am at
Burial services will be held at Bloomfield Cemetery followed by a reception.
Our lives have been completely altered by the loss of our father, husband and papa. We love you and we will miss your smile and laugh, but we look forward to the day when we are all reunited.
"It's never goodbye, it's see you later."
We love you, dad.