The Tri-County Obituary Project

Huerfano County, Pueblo County, and Las Animas County, Colorado.

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Lucero, Jesse Albert
Jesse Albert Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - October 16, 2005 - Jesse Albert Lucero, 54, of Pueblo, went to be with the Lord on Oct. 13, 2005. Preceded in death by his father, Edwardo Lucero Sr. He is survived by his loving wife, Carolina Lucero; sons, Jesse Lucero Jr., Christopher Lucero and step-son, Joseph Mantini III; daughter, Kari Lucero; mother, Viola Lucero; brothers, Edward Jr. (Maria) and Phillip (Tina) Lucero; sisters, Evelyn (Jim Sr.) Martinez, Linda (Robert) Cannon and Debbie (Tony) Outen; and grandchildren, Xavier, Annelise, Jessica and Amber. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends. Many thanks to all of Jess and Carolina's family and friends who supported him through prayers and the special benefit in memory of Jess. Also special thanks to James and Louann and Peggy Marin. Funeral service, 11 a.m. Monday, at Praise Assembly. Cremation to follow. Relatives and friends will be received at Praise Assembly Hall following service.

Lucero, Joe A.
Joe A. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - May 16, 2001 - Joe A. Lucero, 67, known to all as "Joe The Barber," departed this life peacefully May 14, 2001, at the family home with all his children gathered around him. A lifetime Pueblo resident, Joe was born April 21, 1934. A longtime Bessemer businessman, he was the former owner of Joe's Barber Shop located in the Minnequa Business District. His father, Pete Lucero, had retired and turned the family business over to Joe. He had a loyal following of customers and friends. He enjoyed fishing, boating, big game hunting, restoring his 1942 Ford pickup and just being with family and friends. He married Rita Marie Saiz May 24, 1957. She precedes him in death, Dec. 11, 1997; also his parents, Pete and Maria (Rael) Lucero; sisters, Alice Garcia, Maria Lena Sanchez. He leaves to cherish his memory his children, Laura Lucero, Linda (Jason) C'deBaca, Patricia (Dennis) Sena, all of Denver. Lisa (Frank) Morrow, Pueblo, Joseph Lucero Jr., Euliss, Texas, Loraine (Roberto) Torres, Erie, Colo., Lynn Lucero, Pueblo; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; siblings, Grace Blea, Manuel (Amy) Lucero, Vicent (Adeline) Lucero, Veronica (Bob) Wise, Pete (Lucy) Lucero, Charlie Lucero, Rio Janell (Nick) Avila, John (Bonnie) Lucero, Sophie (Bill) Bower; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Visitation, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Friday, Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, 421 Clark St. Rev. John Watters, S.J. celebrant. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at Mount Carmel Parish Hall following the burial rites.

Lucero, Joe J.
Joe J. "Jose" Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - January 24, 1999 - Joe J. "Jose" Lucero, 81, of Pueblo passed away Jan. 21, 1999. Preceded in death by wife, Freida Lucero, 1957- son, James Lucero, 1991- and three sisters. Survived by children, Joe A. (Mary) Lucero of Pueblo, Timothy N. (Lena) Lucero of Denver, Anita (Robert) Salas of Pueblo and Catherine Vigil (Bill Garcia) of Pueblo- eight grandchildren- two great-grandchildren- sisters, Mary Charlifue, Theresa Martinez and Teddie Valdez- and numerous nieces and nephews. Joe will be remembered as an avid fisherman and a man with a great sense of humor. He enjoyed life, always living for the moment with hope and optimism. Viewing hours, 1 to 5 p.m. today. Recitation of the rosary to follow visitation, 7 p.m., Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 1999, St. Leander Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Lucero, John Paul
John Paul Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 22, 1999 - John Paul Lucero passed away in Sacramento, Calif., on July 6, 1999 , at the age of 56. John was born in Colorado and lived in the Sacramento, Calif., area for 40 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara of Fairoaks, Calif.-his children, Melissa Lucero-Chand, Matthew Lucero- son-in-law, John Chand-and granddaughter, Ashley Jessica Chand- in-laws, Lorenzo and Florinda Cruz. In Colorado, John is survived by the families of Albert and Ermie Montez, Joe and Lupe Gonzales, Arcy Herrera, Duvie Gonzales, Esther Gonzales, Cedric Gonzales, Ben and Alice Garduno, all of Pueblo, Maria and Hector Huertas of Texas and James Martinez of California. Preceded in death by grandparents, Leandro and Erlinda Gonzales- aunts and uncles, Lee and Caroline Gonzales, Rudy Gonzales, Gilbert Herrera and Virginia Martinez. He was a member of IBEW Local 340 for 35 years. There will be a memorial Mass on Friday, July 23, at 2p.m. at Mount Carmel Church, 421 Clark.

Lucero, Johnny J.
Johnny J. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 18, 2004 - Johnny J. Lucero, 77, passed away July 15, 2004. Survived by his many cousins including, Sarah Vigil of Pueblo, Emma Neal of Thornton, Colo., and Ross Garcia of Pueblo and their families. Preceded in death by his parents, Jose and Florensia Lucero. Johnny was born June 23, 1927, in Pueblo. He was a Korean Veteran serving in the U.S. Army. Viewing will be from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Monday, followed by the Rosary at 6 p.m., in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Vernon McFarland presiding. Military honors and interment will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, at Mount Olivet Cemetery, in Denver.

Lucero, Jose D.
Jose D. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - September 22, 2001 - Jose D. Lucero, age 70, of Rocky Ford. Services from St. Peter Catholic Church, Rocky Ford. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25. Interment, Hillcrest Cemetery.

Lucero, Jose E.
Jose E. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - September 04, 1997 - Jose E. Lucero, 53, of Pueblo, passed away Sept. 2, 1997. Survived by his children, Michael (Dolinda) Lucero, Michelle Lucero, (Joseph Costanza)- mother, Mary P. Lucero- brothers, Phil (Barbara) Lucero, Gilbert and Richard Lucero- numerous aunts, uncles and other relatives also survive. Funeral service, Friday, 10 a.m., Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Viewing, Thursday, noon to 8 p.m. Graveside honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team.

Lucero, Jose Rudy
Jose "Rudy" Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - August 11, 1997 - Jose "Rudy" Lucero, born on Aug. 7, 1944, in San Luis, Colo. Preceded in death by parents, Remigio and Asuncion Chacon Lucero- parents-in-law, Joe and Stella Trujillo. Survived by wife, Barbara (Trujillo) Lucero of Denver- children, Rudy Jr. (Renee) Lucero of Avondale, David Lucero, Debbie Lucero of Pueblo, Allan Ray Trujillo, Andrea Lucero, both of Denver- brother, Billy Lee (Paula) Lucero- sisters, Maria (Moises) Vigil, Colorado Springs, Isabel Cordova, Pueblo- grandchildren, Shawntu Lucero, Alicia, Andrew, Angel Lucero, Alan Trujillo Jr.- nephews, Arthur Vigil, William Cordova, William Lucero, Leonard Lucero- nieces, Patricia Gonzales, Virginia Montanez, Rita Yslas, Christina Lucero- great-niece, Sariyatie Angel Justice- uncles, Prudencio Chacon of San Luis, Benito (Delfina) Chacon of Pueblo- aunts, Bertha (Thomas) Vigil of San Luis, Cora Mack of Pueblo, Sophia Chacon of San Luis. Rudy was a well-known musician for many years in Pueblo, playing saxophone, guitar and vocals.

Lucero, Joseph Roman
Joseph Roman Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - November 27, 2002 - Joseph Roman Lucero, 58, departed this life Nov. 24, 2002, at Belmont Lodge. Born Dec. 2, 1943, in Dahlia, N.M. He was a carpet layer by trade. Joe is preceded in death by his mother, Elsie Duran Lucero, Feb. 25, 1981. Survived by his father, Serafin Alfonso Lucero; siblings, Dora (Ruben) Chavez, Isabel (Augustin) Montoya, Adam Lucero, Angie (Garry DeAragon) Morales and Louise (Wayne) LaCrue; and other relatives and friends. Visitation, noon until 5 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Funeral Mass, 7 p.m. today, St. Joseph Catholic Church. Cremation to follow.

Lucero, Juan J.
Juan J. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - August 13, 2001 - Age 72, of Pueblo. Viewing from 1 to 7 p.m. tonight at Romero Chapel. Vigil Rosary, 7 p.m. tonight at Romero Chapel. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Leander Church. Celebrant, Rev. Ben Bacino. Cremation to follow. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after rosary and Mass. Military honors by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Inurnment of Cremains, 2 p.m. Wednesday Imperial Cemetery.

Lucero, Juanita M.
Juanita M. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 21, 2001 - Juanita M. Lucero, 74, of Pueblo, passed away July 19, 2001. Born on May 1, 1927, in Wagon Mound, N.M. Preceded in death by her parents, David and Aurelia Quintana; brother, Florencio Quintana. Survived by her husband, Juan J. Lucero; children, Aileen (Andrew R. Carrillo Jr.) Lucero, Thomas J. (Lillian) Lucero Sr. and Ralph (Clorinda) Gonzales, all of Pueblo; sister, Mercedes Sheek, Denver; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Juanita enjoyed cooking, sewing, gardening, watching Bronco games, singing in the choir at church, the time she spent with her family and going to Cripple Creek. Viewing, 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 7 p.m. Sunday. Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. Sunday at Romero Chapel. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday at St. Leander Church, celebrant, Rev. Ben Bacino. Cremation to follow. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after rosary and Mass. Inurnment of cremains, Tuesday, 2 p.m., Imperial Cemetery.

Lucero, Julia Gallardo
Julia Gallardo Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - December 30, 2004 - Julia Gallardo Lucero, 98, longtime resident of Salt Creek passed away on Dec. 28, 2004, at her home surrounded by her children and grandchildren. Mrs. Lucero was born on June 29, 1906, in El Paso, Texas. She is predeceased by her parents, Benito and Isidra (Armendariz) Gallardo; husband, Concepcion Lucero, on Aug. 8, 1992; grandsons, Ernest Ayala, Charlie Soto and Marcos Soto; great-grandsons, Tom Vega and Joshua Lucero; great-great-great-grandson, Justin Trujillo; granddaughters, Eleanor Vega-Lopez and Juanita Vega-Garcia; compadre and comadre, Santiago and Antonia Aragon; son-in-law, Ruben Rebeterano. She leaves to cherish her memory beloved children, Isidra "Chila'' Lucero, Eufemia (Marcos) Soto, Marcelina (Manuel) Vega, Alicia Rebeterano, Carol (Ben) Ayala, Fred (Rita) Lucero and Marie (Ernest) Finn; 31 grandchildren, 127 great-grandchildren, numerous great-great grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Lee (Mary) Lucero; her faithful dog, "Baby," and many other relatives and friends. Visitation, 4 to 8 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Rosary vigil, 9:30 a.m. Friday, followed by the funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Friday, with Father Marco Salinas, as celebrant; both services at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Lucero, Julian A.
Julian A. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - September 10, 2005 - Julian A. Lucero, 83, of Pueblo, went to be with the Lord Sept. 8, 2005. Born April 12, 1922, to the union of Juan and Marcelita Lucero. Preceded in death by first wife, Flora Lucero; second wife, Katherine Lucero; parents, Juan (Marcelita) Lucero; brother, Joe Lucero; sisters, Lucy Garcia and Faustina Tuscon; son-in-law, Basilio Barela; grandson, Richard Lilley; granddaughter, Ann Lilley; and great-granddaughter, Christian Luna. Survived by sons and daughters, Emma Barela, Veronica (Ivan) Kinser, Elizabeth (Joshua) Elorreaga, Ezequiel (Jordy) Navejas, Dannie (Diane) Lucero, Betty (Joe) Duran, and his pride and joy, Martin (Corinne) Lucero; special cousins whom dad loved as if they were his brother and sisters, Andrew Gallegos, Mary Gallegos and Rose Herrera; special friends who were a joy in dad's life, Shirley and Susan Aragon, Guillermo and Candido Rael; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends. Viewing, 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and vigil service to follow at 6 p.m. Funeral Service, 11 a.m. Monday, at Full Gospel Assembly, 1101 E. Seventh St., Pueblo. Officiating will be the Rev. Pete Ramos, Doctor Joshua Elorreaga and Danny Lucero. Interment to follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after vigil and at Full Gospel after interment.

Lucero, Kelly Ray
Kelly Ray Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - March 19, 2001 - Was called home on March 16, 2001, after a brief illness to be reunited in Heaven with his parents, Sequel and Naomi Lucero; and grandparents, Julian and Porfiria Reyes. He was born May 29, 1975, in Pueblo, and was a 1994 graduate of Central High School. Kelly was an avid wrestling fan and had many friends and relatives who will dearly miss him. His survivors include his siblings, Richard, Edward, Roseann and Merrilee Lucero; and cousin and caregiver, Genieve Zelaya; among other relatives. Memorial service at l p.m. on Tuesday, March 20, 2001, in the Davis Memorial Chapel. Friends and relatives will be received at 555 Avocado. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed through the Davis Mortuary.

Lucero, Larry
Larry Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - May 28, 2000 - Larry Lucero, 60, born Feb. 26, 1940, passed away May 26, 2000. Survived by his loving wife of 24 years, Pat Lucero; sisters, Cecelia (Mike) Medina, Madeline (David) Montiel, Theresa Lucero, Gloria Casias and Mary Lucero; brothers, Raymond (Sylvia) Lucero, Richard (Pat) Lucero and Paul Lucero; numerous nieces and nephews; and brothers and sisters-in-law, George (Loretta) Solorzano, Pedro (Lupe) Garcia, Tom (Mary) Solorzano, David (Carmen) De La Rosa, John Solorzano and Daniel Solorzano. Preceded in death by his parents, Merejildo and Odelia Lucero; brothers, Barney, Orlando, Frank and Jim Lucero; sister, Tina Lucero; and father and mother-in-law, George and Dolores Solorzano. Larry enjoyed playing Bingo and spending time with his family and friends. Viewing, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday. Rosary, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Cathedral of the Sacred Heart. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at 1512 E. Routt or 2031 Pine.

Lucero, Leopoldo E.
Leopoldo (Leo) E. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - June 29, 1986 - Leopoldo (Leo) E. Lucero, 83, of Aguilar, died June 27, 1986, at the Trinidad State Nursing Home. He was born Jan. 25, 1903, in Trinchera, Colo., to Raymundo and Maria Lucero. Rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. Sunday at St. Anthony Church, Aguilar. Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony Church. Interment, St. Anthony Cemetery, Aguilar.

Lucero, Librado
Librado Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - May 14, 2006 - Librado Lucero, 94, went to be with the Lord May 11, 2006, in Thornton, Colo. Librado Lucero is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Mary Lucero; children, Gilbert (Sarah) Lucero, Connie Lucero, Betty (David) Lucero-Turner, Richard (Doris) Lucero, Irene (Juan) Trujillo, Ruth (Eppie) Martinez, Grace (Don) Reigh, Gary Lucero, Beverly Lucero; 26 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his son, Andres Lucero; and great-grandson, Michael Pentaude. Librado was born in Chihuahua, Mexico, Aug. 24, 1911, and grew up in El Paso, Texas, and Wiley, Colo. He worked for many years at the Pueblo Army Depot and retired in 1982. Visitation noon to 5 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Rosary 7 p.m. Monday and funeral Mass 10 a.m. Tuesday; both services at Our Lady of Assumption Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Lucero, Lourdes V.
Lourdes V. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - February 08, 1999 - Lourdes V. Lucero, 91, Pueblo resident since 1995, passed away Feb. 6, 1999. She was born March 10, 1906, in Pecos, N.M. Survived by daughter, Marie Antoinette (Ruben) Anaya of Pueblo- three sons, David A. (Molly) Lucero, Gilbert Lucero, Joe Pat Lucero, all of New Mexico. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Cerrillos, N.M., Rev. Donan Herbe, OFM, celebrant. Interment, Cerrillos Cemetery.

Lucero, Lucas
Lucas Lucero - Huerfano World - December 19, 1991 - Funeral service for Lucas Lucero, 93, of Trujillo Creek, was Monday from J.M. Antle Funeral Home in Walsenburg. A former Huerfano, Mr. Lucero died Dec. 13, 1991, at his home on Trujillo Creek after a lengthy illness. Born Apr. 5, 1898 at Cuchara, the son of Manuel and Ramona Lucero, he attended school there and worked at many of the Huerfano County area coal mines for 22 years. He went into ranching in 1949 in Pryor and later on Trujillo Creek, above Aguilar. He married the former Anne Quintana in Raton, NM, Nov. 4, 1950, after his first wife, Josephine, died in 1947. He was a member of the Board of Directors of Spanish Peaks Soil Conservation District over 15 years, Spanish Peaks Volunteer Fire Department, Cordova Pass Reunion Committee and the congregation of Jehovah Witnesses in Trinidad. Survivors include his wife, Anne, of the family home; his children, Gilbert Lucero, Trujillo Creek, Dale Lucero, Walsenburg, Homer Lucero, Lawrence, KS, Floyd Lucero, Denver, Gordon Lucero, Trujillo Creek and Dorothy Smith, western Oklahoma; a sister, Placida Barela, Pueblo; 17 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. Burial was in Huerfano Masonic Cemetery in Walsenburg. J.M. Antle Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Lucero, Lucy S.
Lucy S. Lucero - Denver Rocky Mountain News - April 01, 1999 - Lucy S. Lucero, 74, of Denver died March 23. Services were March 29, with burial at Mount Olivet Cemetery. Mrs. Lucero was born Lucy S. Puralta in Walsenburg on June 4, 1924. She married Ernest A. Lucero, 1941. She was a homemaker. Survivors include daughters Helen, Hope Salas, Nadine Ruiz, Linda Estrada, Jandra, Carol, Lucy; sons Ernest, Rudy, Manuel, Arthur, all of Denver.

Lucero, Lupe
Lupe Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - December 31, 2003 - Lupe Lucero, 75, passed away, Monday, Dec. 29, 2003. Born Sept. 19, 1928, in Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by her parents, David and Ignacia Martinez; brother, Joe T. Martinez; and sister, Mary Montoya. Survived by her spouse of 58 years, Raymond Lucero; children, David (Raylene) Lucero, Elizabeth (Joe) Colistro, Marie (Glenn) Chavez, Karl (Ilka) Lucero and Jason Lucero; grandchildren, Ann-Marie (Jacob) Legendre and Karl Lucero; great-grandson, Ashton; sisters, Rose (Fred) Jimenez, Lucy (Lupe) Jaramillo, Esther (Ralph) Polito; and numerous nieces and nephews. She enjoyed her family, music and flowers. Her great-grandson brought a special light into her life. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 2, 2004, Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel. Inurnment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Lucero, Luther
Luther Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - April 25, 2003 - Luther Lucero, 84, entered eternal life on April 22, 2003. He was born on March 23, 1919, to the union of Luis and Marina Lucero. He is preceded in death by his parents; father-in-law, Evodio Chavez; and brothers, Alfred, Edward, Richard and Louie Lucero. Luther leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 47 years, Trinidad “Triny”; children, Rita (Steve) Cordova, Laura (Skip) Hayes and Jeannie Lucero; grandchildren, Julie (Rob) Wilson, Rob Lucero, Carly Rey-Hayes; great-grandchildren, Zac and Travis Wilson, Shaniaha and Steven Ortega; brothers and sisters, Harkin Lucero, Loren (Marilyn) Lucero, Frances Martinez, Clara (John) Rivas, Barbara (Alfonso) DeHerrera, Tony Lucero, and numerous other relatives and friends. Luther served in the Army during WWII as a paratrooper of the 82nd Airborne Division, and landed in Normandy on D-Day, after which he received the Purple Heart. He worked for over 35 years at the Pueblo Army Depot, and retired in 1977. He then spent several years working at Pueblo Motive. He was also a member of the Steel City Chapter 39 DAV, where he served as a commander, chaplain, and in various other capacities. Luther enjoyed fishing and going on his many trips to Cripple Creek; but above all, loving his family. Viewing will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, April 25, 2003, at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. The funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2003, at Holy Family Catholic Church. Cremation will follow. Also please visit Luther's memorial at

Lucero, Manuel S.
Manuel S. (Manny) Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - February 10, 2004 - Manuel S. (Manny) Lucero. Survived by his loving wife Joan Davis Lucero, children, Stephanie, Terri and Ray; sisters and brothers, Erma, Doris, Frances, Martha, Carmelita, Ronnie, Robert and Ernie. Also, 4 step children and families. A memorial service will be Thursday, Feb. 12, 2004 - at 1:00 p.m. at National Cremation Society, 2775 S. Broadway, Englewood, Colo.

Lucero, Maria D.
Maria D. Lucero – Pueblo Chieftain – May 18, 1974 - Maria D. Lucero, age 82, died May 16, Huerfano Memorial Hospital. Spanish Rosary 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Furphy-Lawson Chapel. Scripture Rosary 7:30 p.m. Sunday, St. Mary Catholic Church. Mass of the Resurrection 10 a.m. Monday, St. Mary Church. Interment, South St. Mary Cemetery. Friends will be received at 505 E. Fifth St. Surviving daughters, Mrs. John Wilkins, Walsenburg; Mrs. Jose Vigil, Denver; Della Valdez, Newark, Calif.; Mrs. Carmon Martinez, Vacaville, Calif.; Mrs. Juanita Pacheco, Hayward, and Mrs. Julia Agentis, Bethlehem, Pa. Sons Filinon Lucero, Pueblo; J. R. Lucero, Denver; Claude Lucero, San Leander, Calif.; 52 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Lucero, Maria Susan
Maria "Susan" Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - June 18, 1998 - Maria "Susan" Lucero, 60, of Lamar, died Monday, June 15, 1998. Rosary scripture service, 7 p.m. today. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Friday. Both services at St. Frances de Sales Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Lamar. Burial, Riverside Cemetery. Visitation, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, Lamar. Memorial contributions to the Maria Lucero Memorial Fund.

Lucero, Mary
Mary "Anna" Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - October 18, 1987 - Mary "Anna" Lucero, late of 4612 Thatcher Ave., died unexpectedly Oct. 16, 1987. Preceded in death by husband, Felix Lucero, in 1977, and son, Ray Lucero, in 1974. Survived by children, Esequiel (Neomi) Lucero, Ida (Adelmo) Arellano, Mary Ann Lucero, all of Pueblo, Tina (Ronald) Taylor, Tennessee; daughter-in-law, Mary Lucero of Colorado Springs. A sister of Nick Espinoza of Monte Vista, Ray Espinoza of Montrose, Presiliana Arellano of Pueblo, Mary Ortega of Idaho, Mereley Marques of California, and Grace Vigil of Center. Also survived by 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Recitation of the rosary, 7 p.m. Sunday and Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Monday. Both services at Shrine of St. Therese. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Friends and relatives will be received at 602 Pear, home of Mr. and Mrs. Adelmo Arellano.

Lucero, Mary R.
Mary R. “Grandma” Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 29, 2006 - Mary R. “Grandma” Lucero passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2006, after a lengthy illness. Mary was preceded in death by her loving husband of 63 years, Librado; son, Andres (Andy); great-grandson, Michael Pentaude; and parents, Apolonio and Leonora Zamora. She is survived by six brothers and sisters. She also is survived by stepson, Gilbert (Sarah) Lucero; her children, Connie (John) Tracy, Betty (Dave) Lucero-Turner, Richard (Doris) Lucero, Irene (John) Trujillo, Ruth (Eppie) Martinez, Janet (Don) Reigh, Gary and Beverly; 26 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren. Mary was born June 4, 1923, in Spring Canyon (Vigil) Colorado. Mary was a devoted and loving mother, grandmother and a friend to many. She loved children, and after raising her family, she became a foster grandparent for 17 years. She also worked as a volunteer at the St. Francis Senior Center, and was a member of the Legion of Mary, Altar Society, Ministers of Praise at Our Lady of Assumption Parish, and Sociedad de Nuestra Senora Del Carmen. Visitation, 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home. Rosary, 7:30 p.m. Monday, and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday; both services at Our Lady of Assumption Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. The family will receive visitors at 302 Starlite Drive.

Lucero, Max
Max Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 6, 1987 - Max Lucero, 73, passed away July 3, 1987. Mr. Lucero was born Oct. 17, 1914, in Colorado. Mr. Lucero was a veteran of WW II, having served with the U.S. Army. He is survived by three sisters, Isabelle Medina of Denver; Carmelita Garcia and Adelina Moya, both of Los Angeles, Calif.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Lucero was a retired employee of Tom's Trash Service. Visitation from noon until 5 p.m. today and 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, July 6, at Imperial Funeral Home. A scripture service will be held 7 p.m. Monday, July 6, at Imperial Chapel. Graveside service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, at Imperial Memorial Gardens. Military honors will be performed at graveside by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. The family will receive friends at the home of Mr. Lucero's niece, Marie (Fermin) Cordova, 3306 Lancaster.

Lucero, Michael Gary
Michael "Big Mike" Gary Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 06, 2003 - Michael "Big Mike" Gary Lucero, entered into rest on July 3, 2003, at his residence. He was born, Sept. 28, 1952. He is preceded in death by his father, Ben J. Lucero; grandparents, Fred and Mary Herrera. Survived by mother, Julia H. Lucero of Pueblo; brother, David (Becky) Lucero of Augusta, Ga.; sister, Karen (Leonard) Gallegos; nephews, Gabriel and Bradley of Pueblo; and many kids and co-workers of East High School. Also survived by numerous aunts and uncles. Mr. Lucero was a native of Pueblo and worked for District 60 as a security officer at East High School for 30 years. He was a dedicated Bronco fan. Viewing, 2 to 6 p.m. Monday, at Romero Chapel. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Monday and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday; both at St. Francis. Interment, Union Highland Cemetery, Florence, Colo. Relatives and friends will be received at St. Francis Hall after vigil service and Romero Courtesy Hall after interment.

Lucero, Michelle Leann
Michelle Leann Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 08, 2001 - Michelle Leann Lucero, infant daughter of Michelle Rodriguez and Manuel Lucero, departed this life July 4, 2001. Survived also by brothers, Michael and Manuel Lucero Jr.; grandparents, Ernest and Cynthia Gonzales, Natilie Rodriguez, Briget Solis, Beatrice Cervantes, Ernest Lucero; great-grandparents, Ernest and Phyllis Gonzales Sr., Janet Rodriguez, Lorriane Solis; godparents, Scott and Milissa Gomez; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives. Graveside service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Mountain View Cemetery (Acero Street gate).

Lucero, Nash Jr.
Nash Lucero Jr. - Pueblo Chieftain - July 29, 1998 - Nash Lucero Jr., 78, former Pueblo resident, passed away July 27, 1998, in Rocky Ford. Born on Oct. 3, 1919, in Timpas, Colo., in a covered wagon, a fact he was very proud of. Served in the U.S. Army for five years during WWII in the South Pacific Theater. Attained the rank of 1st Sergeant. He received the Bronze Star, along with other commendations and medals. He married Dora M. Marquez on Feb. 1, 1948, in Aguilar, Colo. He received an Associated Arts Degree from Trinidad State Junior College, Bachelor of Arts Degree from Adams State College, Alamosa. He also received a lifetime teaching certificate. Mr. Lucero was a retired teacher with 32 years service to School District 70. He also taught in Model, Colo., and Trinidad. After retirement Mr. Lucero had a mobile ice cream business in Rocky Ford for more than 17 years. Children who heard his bell ringing let each other know here comes the "sno-cone man." Survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Dora M. Lucero, of the family home- children, Mary Linda (Cy) Chavez, Belinda "Roni" (James) Rael, Sharon (Eric) Sandoval, Nash (Rose) Lucero III, Rebecca Lucero- grandchildren, Adam (Toni), David, Leanna, and John Chavez, Joshua and Kayla Rael, Eric, Amanda, Michelle, and Ethan Sandoval, Lauren, Angela, and J.D. Lucero- siblings, Louis (Raquel) Lucero, Candelario Candy" (Anna) Lucero, Bob (Isabel) Lucero, Bertha Jaquez, Celia (Louis) Gomez, Mary (Frank) Romero- numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives. Preceded in death by his parents, Nash Sr., and Celia Henry Lucero- sisters, Emma Lujan, Eva Travieso, Alice Jaquez. Funeral Mass, 1 p.m. Thursday, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Rocky Ford, Rev. Thomas R. Hinni, CM, celebrant. Graveside military honors by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team at Fort Lyon National Cemetery. Mr. Lucero dedicated his life to helping others, teaching children sound principles, for the future of the world is in their hands.

Lucero, Patricia L.
Patricia L. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - August 14, 2002 - Patricia L. Lucero, 66, born Oct. 5, 1935, in Gardner, Colo., passed away Aug. 12, 2002, in Walsenburg. She is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Conrad Lucero; and her children, Terry (David) Ginther, Kathy (Joe) Martinez, Tony (Tammy) Lucero, Conrad Lucero, Sylvia (Steve) Brandl, James (Maureen) Lucero, Juan (Tina) Lucero and Chuck (Lisa) Lucero. Also survived by 19 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; mother, Mary Casias; brothers, Milton (Betty) Casias, Stan (Rita) Casias and Ben (Connie) Casias; and sister, Rose Martinez; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her father, Tony Casias; and brothers, Bob and Tino Casias. Patricia was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. The light of her life was her grandchildren. She loved cooking for her family and had an undying faith for the Lord. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Church Parish. Viewing, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Private services will be held.

Lucero, Pedro
Pedro Lucero - Blue Valley Times - April 25, 1913 - Justice Killed by Lightning Bolt - Trinidad - Pedro Lucero, justice of the peace and a sheep man of Trinchera, was instantly killed by a bolt of lightning. Lucero was struck down in the presence of his family shortly after he had arisen from the dinner table and stepped outside of the house. His son saw him fall and was himself dazed by the flash of lightning.

Lucero, Pete E.
Pete E. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - February 20, 1999 - Pete E. Lucero, beloved husband, father and grandfather, 59, of Pueblo, passed away Feb. 19, 1999. Born on April 29, 1939, in Costilla, N.M. Preceded in death by his father, Edumenio Lucero- mother, Emma Archuleta. Survived by his wife, Margaret Lucero, of the family home- daughters, Debbie (David) Sanchez, Kathy (Ric) Cordova, and Eva (Rick) Manzanares- sons, Pete (Corrine) Lucero, and Gilbert (Cathy) Lucero- 11 grandsons- seven granddaughters, Steven, Jesse, Aaron, Germain, Gonzalo Lucero, Rick (Selene) Rodgers, Joseph Aguilar, Orlando Purdue Jr., Kelly, Nicholas Trujillo, Michael Guiterrez, Olivia Lucero, Brandy, Jamie Romero, Savannah, Margarita Trujillo, Gerica, Angelica Lucero- brother, Ed (Dorothy) Lucero- special cousin, Tommy Arellano- special friends, Kelly Trujillo and Jay Boutwell. Also numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. Pete enjoyed music and playing his guitar, camping, fishing, drawing and art work. Viewing, 1-5 p.m. at Romero Chapel. Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. Monday at Romero Chapel. Funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Leander Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at St. Leander Church Hall after interment.

Lucero, Petrolena Mary
Petrolena "Lena" Mary Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - December 25, 1999 - Petrolena "Lena" Mary Lucero, formerly of Longmont and longtime resident of Pueblo, passed away Dec. 22, 1999. Born May 30, 1909, in Alberts, N.M. She is preceded in death by her beloved daughter, Evelyn Lucero; and late husband, Tomas Lucero. Survived by her daughters, Mary Lewis, Sally Littlejohn, Maggie DeHerrera, Mickey Borrego, Mable Cline and Nancy (JL) Tanner; sons, Robert (Orlinda) Lucero, Arthur (Cathy) Lucero, Ralph (Margaret) Lucero, Joe (Phyllis) Lucero; 55 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to her nurse and caregiver, Nurse James Mead. Rosary 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 26, 1999, at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel with funeral Mass to be held Tuesday, Dec. 28, 10 a.m. at St. John Church in Longmont, Colo. Interment at Mountain View Cemetery in Longmont. Visitation at the funeral home Monday, Dec. 27 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Lucero, Phyllis
Phyllis “Felice” Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - December 18, 2003 - Phyllis “Felice” Lucero, 82, passed away Dec. 15, 2003. She is preceded in death by her husband, David M. Lucero; and her daughters, Bertha and Marie Lucero. Survived by children, Jennie Trujillo, Helen (Tony) Espinosa, David B. (Nadine) Lucero and Frank (Shirley) Lucero, all of Pueblo; grandchildren, Denise (Larry) Casias, Janice (Carlos) Trujillo, Charlene Garcia, Isadore Lucero, Eutimio Lucero and Jacqueline Lucero, all of Pueblo; great-grandchildren, Gabriel Casias, Andrea (Johnnie) Casias, Raquel Tejeda, Adrian Garcia, Dominique Garcia and Isaiah Lucero, all of Pueblo; great-great-grandchildren, Kayana and Kieya Casias. She is also survived by her brothers, Pete (Josephine) Gallegos, Frank V. (Audrey) Gallegos and Regino Gallegos, all of Villanueva, N.M., and Manuel Gallegos of Pueblo; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was a member of Holy Rosary Parish, Nocturnal Adoration Society and Canta Pueblo. Visitation, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, at the funeral home. Services, Holy Rosary Church: Vigil service, 6 p.m. tonight, and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Friday. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made in her name to Sangre de Cristo Hospice.

Lucero, Porfirio
Porfirio Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - September 29, 1987 - Porfirio Lucero, 81, affection a t e 1 y known as "Lucy", late of 1117 Lane 33, passed away Sept. 28, 1987. Preceded in death by his wife, Josephine Lucero, January 1987; and a son, Robert Lucero, June 1985. Survived by daughter-in-law, Marcella Lucero, of Pueblo; three grandchildren, Robert Lucero Jr., Tara Lucero, and Catrina Lucero; good friend and guardian, Susie Baca and her family; a cousin, Mary Stella Beldoze, of Fort Collins and other relatives and friends. Retired from CF&I 40-inch department with 24 years of service. Rosary recitation at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Rivera Funeral Home Chapel; Mass of Christian Burial, 9 a.m. Thursday at Mount Carmel Church. Interment at Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends and relatives at 1144 Lane 33.

Lucero, Richard
Richard Lucero - Huerfano World - February 3, 1994 - In Loving Memory of Richard Lucero who died February 6, 1988. - Verse - Sadly missed by wife Faye and Family.

Lucero, Rita M.
Rita M. Saiz Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - December 14, 1997 - Rita M. Saiz Lucero, 61, departed this life on Dec. 11, 1997, at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital. A lifetime Puebloan, Rita was born on Oct. 17, 1936. She was a LPN, and had worked at the former Pueblo Manor for many years. She married Joe A. Lucero, May 24, 1957, in Pueblo. She enjoyed family gatherings, teaching and spending time with her grandchildren. She was very devoted to Mount Carmel Parish. She leaves to cherish her memory her beloved husband of 40 years, Joe A. Lucero, Pueblo- children, Laura A. Lucero (Andre) Broker, Denver, Linda M. Lucero (Jason) C'deBaca, Denver, Patricia L. Lucero (Dennis) Sena, Denver, Lisa M. Lucero (Frank) Morrow, Pueblo, Joseph A. Lucero Jr. (Virginia), Dallas, Texas, Loraine S. Lucero (Roberto) Torres, San Diego, Calif., Lynn R. Lucero, Pueblo- her father, Gilbert Saiz Sr., Pueblo- siblings, Eleanor (Ron) Raver, San Antonio, Texas, Gilbert (Nancy) Saiz Jr., Colorado Springs, Rebecca (Gary) Romero Sr., Pueblo, Richard (Valerie) Saiz, M.D., Denver- in-laws, Manuel (Amy) Lucero, Vincente (Adeline) Lucero, Grace Blea, Veronica Wise- 11 grandchildren- other relatives and friends. Rita is predeceased by mother, Helen Escobedo Saiz- father-in-law, Pete S. Lucero- sisters-in-law, Alice Garcia, Marie Lena Sanchez. Visitation, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Vigil service, 7 p.m. today. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday. Both services, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Rev. John Waters, S.J., celebrant. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at 4 Rustic Bridge Lane.

Lucero, Rose
Rose Gonzales Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - January 22, 1999 - Rose Gonzales Lucero, 90, of Pueblo, formerly of Walsenburg, died Monday, Jan. 18, 1999. Survived by her children, Simon Gonzales, Linda Garcia, Christina Martinez; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her first husband, Simon Gonzales; her second husband, Lee Lucero; four brothers, Porfirio, Alfonso, Henery, Archie; two sisters, Stella Guiterrez, Eliosa Medina; and a granddaughter, Violetta DeFontaine. Services, St. Mary Church. Rosary, 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23. Funeral Mass, immediately following with Father George Uralkunnel officiating. Interment, Huerfano Masonic Cemetery. Huerfano World - January 28, 1999 - Rose Lucero, 90, of Pueblo, formerly of Walsenburg, died January 18, 1999 in University Park Care Center where she was resident. She was born August 22, 1908 to Henrico and Pedra Lucero Gutierrez, in Isidro. Survivors include her children, Simon Gonzales, Pueblo; Linda Garcia, Fort Collins; and Christina Martinez, Arizona; 13 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by two husbands, four brothers, and two sisters. Funeral service from St. Mary Church in Walsenburg. Burial in Huerfano Masonic Cemetery.

Lucero, Samuel H.
Samuel H. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - March 31, 2001 - Age 46, of Manzanola, Colo. Viewing, 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Romero Funeral Chapel, 110 Cleveland, Pueblo, and Sunday in Manzanola, Colo. at St. Joseph The Worker Chapel from 2 to 7 p.m., followed by Vigil rosary. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph The Worker Catholic Church in Manzanola, Colo. Celebrant, Rev. John Farley. Interment, Valley View Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at St. Joseph The Worker Hall after Interment.

Lucero, Sequiel J.
Sequiel J. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - March 29, 2000 - Sequiel J. Lucero, 68, of Pueblo, passed away March 27, 2000. Born on March 2, 1932, in Center, Colo. Survived by his children, Kelley, Richard, Rose Ann, Merrilee and Edward; three sisters, Ida (Adelmo) Arellano, Mary Ann Lucero and Tina (Ronald) Taylor; 10 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Viewing, 1 to 7 p.m. today. Funeral service, 7 p.m. today at Romero Funeral Chapel. Cremation to follow.

Lucero, Steve
Steve Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - March 30, 2004 - Steve Lucero, 77, of Pueblo, went home to be with the Lord March 25, 2004. Born March 15, 1927, in Roy, N.M. Preceded in death by his wife, Cora Lucero; parents, John and Venita Lucero. Survived by children, Katherine (Paul) Trujillo, Steve (Linda) Lucero, William Lucero, Ron Lucero, Jeff Lucero, Robert Lucero, Monica Fuentes; daughter-in-laws, Gayle Conci, Gina Cordova; former spouse, Nora Maes; brothers, Leo (Eleanor) Lucero, Robert Arguello Lucero, Tino (Lenore) Lucero; sisters, Martha (Sifer) Lopez, Carmen (Danny) Ramirez, Irene (Mike) Brewer, Annie (Arturo) Grajeda; also survived by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, cousins and other relatives and friends. Steve's greatest love was when all the family gathered together. He was proud of serving his country as a Merchant Marine and paratrooper. Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. tonight and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday; both at St. Joseph Church. Relatives and friends will be received at St. Joseph Hall after both services. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team.

Lucero, Steven M.
Steven M. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - October 21, 1998 - Stevan M. Lucero passed away Oct. 19, 1998. Survived by his wife of 52 years, Helen Lucero, daughter, Flora Lucero, sister, Josephine (Jody) Smith of Aguilar, brother, Matthew (Bobbi) Lucero of Aguilar. Also survived by the Romero family, nieces and nephews. Predeceased in death by his parents, Refuego and Jose Lucero, and sister, Agnes Vallegos. Mr. Lucero served in the Army during WWII and retired from the PAD after 30 years of service. He was a member of American Legion Post 2 for 41 years and served as commander in 1965. He also was a member of VFW Post 61 for 21 years. He enjoyed playing cards, fishing, going to the cabin and playing with his poodles, Megan and Susie. Rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday. Both services at Holy Rosary Church Center. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens with military honors by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. In lieu of food and flowers, donations may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice or Holy Rosary Building Fund in his memory. Viewing, noon to 5 p.m. today.

Lucero, Teresa Marie
Teresa Marie Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - July 18, 2001 - Teresa Marie Lucero, 52, affectionately known as "Nana," departed this life July 13, 2001, the result of an automobile accident. She was born Oct. 13, 1948, in Pueblo. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed cooking, traveling, reading and music. She was also a licensed practical nurse. Preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin Eloy and Lupe (Atilano) Martinez; a brother, Johnny Martinez; stepfather, Isadore "Chido" Baca. Teresa and grandson Michael Allen Pentaude leave to cherish her memory her beloved husband, Andres Lucero, of the family home; two daughters, Wendy Lucero and Jennifer Lucero, both of Pueblo; two grandchildren, Carena and Josh Pentaude, both of Pueblo; siblings, Joseph (Pat) Martinez, Ben (Ruth) Martinez, all of Pueblo, Antonio "Tony" Martinez, Cheyenne, Wyo., Anita Finn, San Antonio, Texas; numerous other relatives and friends. Visitation, noon until 6 p.m. Wednesday, Angelus. Both services, Our Lady of Mount Caramel Catholic Church. Rosary vigil, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday. Rev. John J. Waters, S.J., celebrant. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at 1098 S. McCullough Way, Pueblo West.

Lucero, Theresa
Theresa Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - June 10, 2005 - Theresa Lucero, 58, born Oct. 5, 1946, passed away June 5, 2005, at St. Thomas More Hospital in Canon City. Preceded in death by parents, Emmett and Lola (Andrada) Lucero; brother, Eloy Lucero; two sisters, Gloria Martinez, Frances Belarde. Survived by sisters and brothers, Viola (Louie) Trujillo, Angie (Abel) Guerin, Evelyn (Ronnie) Holland, Joe (Della) Lucero, Eugene Lucero, Tony Lucero, Linda Lucero; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Memorial service, 6 p.m. today, 2114 E. 13th St.

Lucero, Thomas Jr.
Thomas Lucero Jr. - Pueblo Chieftain - October 24, 2002 - Thomas Lucero Jr., 64, born Oct. 8, 1938, in El Rito, N.M., passed away Oct. 22, 2002. Survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Reyecitas Lucero; sons, Randy (Margaret) Lucero, Nick (Priscilla) Lucero; daughter, Karen Lucero (Greg Rael); sisters, Laura (Robert) Torres, Marie (Gilbert) Montoya, Bobbie (Paul) Rivera; brothers, Fabian (Jane) Lucero, Raymond L. (Judy) Lucero; grandchildren, Nicholas and Cassandra Lucero and Jeremiah Lucero. Preceded in death by his father, Tomas Lucero Sr.; and mother, Trinidad Lucero. Thomas was a member of the American G.I. Forum, Fraternal Order of the Eagles, and SPMDTU. He worked as an electroplater and missile technician at the Pueblo Army Depot for 32 years, retiring in 1993. He previously worked for Kurt Manufacturing for seven years. He presently was working as a powder coater at the Pueblo Powder Coater. Viewing, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday. Rosary, 7 p.m. Friday, and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday, both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team.

Lucero, Tony E.
Tony E. Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - August 03, 2004 -Tony E. Lucero, 81, passed away July 31, 2004. Preceded in death by his wife Flora Lucero, Aug. 17, 1999. Cremation, Almont Crematory. Internment Chapel of the Angels Mausoleum. Imperial Cemetery.

Lucero, Valois Bill
Valois Bill Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - August 25, 1997 - Valois Bill Lucero, 91, passed away Aug. 23, 1997. Preceded in death by his wife, Rose Lucero - and one daughter. Survived by granddaughter, Pat Kondas great-granddaughter, Larken Kondas, both of Washington state- sisters, Helen and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Lucero was a former member of the Moose Lodge. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Lucero, Viola
Viola Lucero - Pueblo Chieftain - April 13, 2001 - Viola Lucero, 18, passed away April 7, 2001, in Pueblo. Services under the direction of Evergreen Funeral Home in Colorado Springs, (719) 475-8303.

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