ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The memory of a New Mexico man is being honored for giving the gift of sight to two people.
John Nuñez died of a heart attack three years ago and was listed as an eye donor.
On Wednesday the New Mexico Lions Eye Bank presented a floral portrait--a floragraph--of Nuñez.
"My dad was an amazing man," Jessica Montoya said. "He was very talented. He had a heart of gold and he was a very loving person."
The portrait is made entirely out of flower seeds.
It will be one of 72 portraits of eye, organ and tissue donors featured on the Donate Life Rose Parade float during the annual parade on New Year's morning in Pasadena, Calif.
The annual Holiday Shop and Stroll in OldTown is a New Mexican tradition. And here to tell us all about how you can go join in on the fun is James Dechamplon with the city of Albuquerque's Historic Old Town events.
The snow has fallen, the slopes are open and the skis and snowboards are a sliding! It's time to get your old gear ready to go or try out your new stuff. Jerry Shere and Lyndsi Johnson from Sport Systems is here with me.
The Toys for Tots campaign is coming into its final days of collecting and then distributing to the less fortunate kids around town. In the final push, a phone bank was held for people to donate monetarily and with any toys and Albuquerque…