David “Butch” Lawrence Apodaca, Sr.

David "Butch" Lawrence Apodaca, Sr., 70, of New Palestine, passed away Jan. 8, 2014. He was born on June 6, 1943, in Morenci, Ariz., to David Valdez Apodaca and Emilia Tellez (Duran) Apodaca.

He retired from the Army as an Dental Tech. He enjoyed Hunting.

He is survived by his loving wife, Lenda Apodaca; son, David (Kim) Apodaca, Jr.; daughters, Tammy Roberts and Tina (David) Wilson; brother, Jose Apodaca; grandchildren, Joshua, Charles, and Ashley Roberts, Lia, Victoria and Katherine Wilson, Morgan and Damien Apodaca and great- grandson, Gabriolle Castillo.

He is proceeded in death by his grandsons, Christopher Roberts and David Apodaca III.

No services will be held.

Arrangements entrusted to Bell Mortuary & Crematory, Shangrila Chapel.

Online condolences can be made to bellmortuary.com.