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Nick Gage

Memorial services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 21, at Pinon Baptist Church for Nick Gage of Artesia.

Gage, 69, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Pinon.

Ty Houghtaling and Herb Gage will officiate the services, with interment to follow at the Pinon Cemetery. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary.

A gathering will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Terpening & Son Mortuary.

Nick was born June 10, 1948, in Roswell, the son of William F. and Charlotte Emma (Volz) Gage.

On July 19, 1969, he married Winna Mae Dean in Pinon.

Nick was a ranch owner and operator. He was a member of the Pinon Baptist Church and an avid basketball watcher. He loved taking care of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include sons Gary Gage and wife Jincy of Pinon and Edward Gage of Artesia; daughter Sara Gage and Ben Snow of Dell City, Texas; brothers William F. Gage Jr. of Alamogordo and Herb Gage of Carlsbad; grandchildren Leslie Lewis, Wilson Lewis, Garret Gage, Kacey Gage, Ashlie Gage, Marion Da Gage, Gari Ann Gage, Zaylee Gage, Preston Gage, Lance Gage and Matthew Gage; and great-grandchild Kyleigh Rae Gage.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Winna Gage, on April 27, 2017; and his parents.

Arrangements are under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary. Condolences may be expressed online at www.artesiafunerals.com.