Huerfano County, Pueblo County, and Las Animas County, Colorado.
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Abel Trujillo - Huerfano World - September 12, 1991 - Abel "Lefty" Trujillo, 80, of Walsenburg, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 1991, in Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs after suffering a stroke earlier in the day. Born at North Veta Sept. 24, 1910, he moved with his family to Walsenburg where he attended school until the eighth grade. He began working in the coal mines of the area, retiring from the Gordon Mine after 30 years. He operated a bar in Toltec and later managed pool halls in the county. His health failed about five years ago and he had been living in Denver and Colorado Springs to be nearer one of his children. Survivors include eight children, Abel, Pete and August Trujillo and Murel Ann Martinez, Denver, Isabel Montano, Colorado Springs, Robert Trujillo, Page, AZ, Virginia Garcia, Pueblo and Esther Smith, Buena Park, CA; numerous grand and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday (today) from St. Mary Church. Burial will be in North St. Mary Cemetery. Boies Almont is in charge of arrangements.
Adeline Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - August 18, 2002 - Adeline Trujillo, 72, of North Avondale, Colo., went home to be with the Lord Aug. 15, 2002. Born Oct. 11, 1929, in Sopres, Colo. Preceded in death by her loving husband, Pete M. Trujillo; her parents, Juan and Josephine Gonzales; one sister, Esmeralda Romero. Survived by daughters, Mary Lou Vialpando, Sharon Trujillo and Tanya Trujillo; brothers, John (Rose) Gonzales and Joe Gonzales; grandchildren, Pam Vialpando, Michael (Adrienne) Vialpando; great-grandchild, her precious Liliana, who will be born in Oct. 2002. Adeline cherished her special friends, Daryl, Rosalba, Devin and Deryk Trujillo, S. S. Amir, Frances Vialpando, Charles Hurley. Her beloved nieces and nephews from California, Colorado and New Mexico. Sweet Adeline queen of our hearts loved and enjoyed her daughters and grandchildren. She also enjoyed listening to music, viewing Disney movies and shopping with her daughters. Viewing, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday, at Romero Chapel. Vigil Rosary, 7 p.m. Monday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday, both at Sacred Heart Church in Avondale. Celebrant, the Rev. Paul Montez. Interment Roselawn. Relatives and friends will be received after Rosary and Burial at Sacred Heart Church in Avondale.
Alcadia Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - August 10, 1926 – Alcadia Trujillo, age 45 years, died August 9, at the residence 1125 Elm Street. Body at the George F. McCarthy Funeral home. Pueblo Chieftain - August 10, 1926 - The funeral of Mrs. Alcadia Trujillo will take place Friday morning at 8:30 from the George F. McCarthy Funeral chapel and from Mt. Carmel church at 9 o'clock. Members of the Atlanta Hispano-American (? illegible) No. 40 will attend in a body and march from the chapel to the church. Interment will be made at Roselawn cemetery.
Trujillo, Alcario Jose
Alcario J. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 06, 2002 - Alcario J. Trujillo, 77, departed this life July 4, 2002, at Parkview Medical Center following a brief illness. Born Nov. 5, 1924, in Redwing. He was a retired master mechanic with 35 years of service to the former Cardinal Chrysler and Jess Hunter auto dealerships. “Al,” as he was known to family and friends, served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He received the Purple Heart, WWII Victory Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon with one Bronze Star and the Good Conduct Medal. Al enjoyed his grandchildren, camping, fishing and bowling. He also enjoyed woodworking, leather craft and working on cars. Al was so happy and jovial as the street rodders gathered in Pueblo last week. Member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, DAV Chapter No. 39, Eagles Lodge No. 145. Predeceased by his parents, Alcario J. Trujillo Sr. and Eufemia Montoya Trujillo; grandmother, Santanita Montoya; brother, Salvador Trujillo; grandson, David Trujillo. He leaves to cherish his memory beloved wife, Eloisa “Elsie” Toribio Trujillo; children, Richard James (Lynne) Trujillo, Ron D. Trujillo, Robert E. (Lita) Trujillo, Beverly (Michael) Trujillo; a brother, Rufino “Anthony” (Kathleen) Trujillo; nine grandchildren, Marc, Deborah, Scott, Diana, Doug, Robbie, Angelica, Eric and Maria Trujillo; compadres, Pete and Pauline Toribio; numerous other relatives and friends. Both services, St. Patrick Catholic Church. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday. The Rev. Edward G. Pettit Celebrant. Full military honors at graveside, Roselawn Cemetery, by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Family will receive friends at the DAV Hall, O'Neal and Prairie streets.
Alexis Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - August 19, 2002 - Alexis Trujillo. Visitation, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, at the funeral home. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday, St. Francis Xavier Church. Internment, Roselawn Cemetery.
Trujillo, Alfonso E.
Alfonso E. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - May 05, 2004 - Alfonso E. Trujillo, 82, was called home to his Heavenly father on May 2, 2004. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pedro and Candelaria Trujillo; and infant son, Eligio; and two siblings. He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife of 59 years, Consuelo Trujillo; children, David (Carol) Trujillo, Norene Trujillo, Bernadette (Ray) Trujillo; eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; sister, Candelaria Garcia; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Alfonso served in World War II from 1941 to 1945 and was a member of the American Legion and Sacred Heart Cathedral. Alfonso retired from the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad. Visitation will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 6, 2004, at T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home. Rosary, 7 p.m. Thursday, and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Friday; both services at Sacred Heart Cathedral. Interment follows at Imperial Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Special thank you to the staff at University Park Care Center and Dr. Sipalay for all of their special care.
Alfredo Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - November 25, 1986 - Alfredo Trujillo, 60, late of 1618 Spruce, died Nov. 22, 1986. Father of Joseph A. Trujillo of Pueblo; and Dora Mae (Guy) Harris of Rhode Island. Survived also by ex-wife, Angelica Shurtz of Pueblo; five grandchildren; mother-in-law, Domisinda Sisneros; special nephew, Henry Sisneros; and sister-in-law, Lena Trujillo of Avondale. Preceded in death by brother, Pete Trujillo in 1985. Christian wake service, 7 p.m. Tuesday at Rivera Chapel. Interment, Wednesday, Fort Logan National Cemetery.
Anastacio Trujillo - Weekly Ignacio Chieftain - September 27, 1918 - Five Colorado boys missing and two killed in action are on the roll of the casualty lists made public by the war and marine departments, Sept. 20. The missing are Alva D. Evans, Colorado Springs; George B. Lance, Thatcher; Claude L. McCoy, Olney Springs; Richard N. Nickerson, Grand Junction and George E. Taber, Manitou. The killed are Alex P. Christofferson, Pinneo, and Anastacio Trajillo, Walsenburg. Walsenburg World - April 22, 1922 - Anastacio Trujillo is a son of Geromio Trujillo who lives on a ranch near Rouse. He was a Walsenburg boy born and reared to manhood here. He attended the public schools and was well liked by all who knew him. He trained at Camp Keaney, Calif., with the Walsenburg boys who were among the first to leave here after war was declared. Very early in the war he went overseas as a private in Co. H. 47th Infantry and saw quite a bit of action. He was killed on August 11th, 1918, just a few months before the Armistice was signed. He is survived in Walsenburg by his father, Geromio Trujillo, his wife, Christina, who is married to Ed Martinez, of this city, besides many relatives and friends. Walsenburg World - April 14, 1922 - Heroes Bodies are Returned From France - The bodies of Anastacio Trujillo and Chas. S. Elmire of Gardner arrived in the city last evening (Wednesday) and Military services will be held for them by the American Legion. The funeral of Comrade Anastacio Trujillo will be held from the court house and the Catholic church at 2 p.m. Saturday and interment will be in the Catholic church. Services for Comrade Elmire will be held from the court house at 12:30 p.m. Sunday and the body will be taken to Gardner where services will be held and interment will be in the Garden cemetery. The bodies will lie in state at the court house Saturday a.m. from 10 a.m. to 1:30 and the Elmire body will remain in state until Sunday at 12:30. These two bodies just about complete the list of those bodies of our comrades who are to be brought back from France and it is very fitting that all ex-service men and friends of those boys to turn out to pay our last respects to their memories. The Legion Post here has received word that the body of John Vigil of La Veta is to be in very shortly. It may be here any day.
Trujillo, Andrew J.
Andrew J. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - November 13, 2000 - Andrew J. Trujillo, 84, passed away Nov. 10, 2000. Preceded in death by his wife, Celia Trujillo in 1999; parents, Abel and Onofre Trujillo; brother, Frank Trujillo; and sister, Elsie Mondragon. Survived by daughter, Patricia Trujillo; granddaughters, Denise (Rick Lopez) Cordova and Darlene (James) Sandoval; great-grandchildren, Brandon Lopez, Andrew Sandoval, Desirae Sandoval; special friend, Anthony Vialpando; sisters, Regina Gurule and Laura Herrera, both of Wyoming, Priscilla Suazo of New Mexico, Bertha Romo of Penrose; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Andrew was a loving father and grandfather. He loved going to Cripple Creek, watching the Broncos and Rockies games, working in his yard, and taking care of his family. Viewing Monday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Rosary Monday, 7 p.m. Funeral Mass Tuesday, 10 a.m., both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Family will receive friends and relatives at the church hall following the interment.
Trujillo, Andy J.
Andy Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - April 14, 2002 - Andy Trujillo, 30, of Pueblo. Preceded in death by his father, Carlos Trujillo. Survived by mother, Alice Trujillo; stepfather, Wilfred Trujillo; sisters, Jeannette, and Michelle (Ben) Trujillo; four nieces and one nephew. Viewing, noon to 2 p.m. Monday. Funeral service, 2 p.m., both at Romero Funeral Chapel. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after interment.
Angelina "Angie" Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - December 22, 1998 - Angelina "Angie" Trujillo, 69, former Pueblo resident, passed away Dec. 20, 1998, at Pikes Peak Hospice, Colorado Springs. Born March 25, 1929, in Pueblo. She enjoyed teaching her grandchildren to cook and bake. She would also read to them and taught them to do embroidery. She enjoyed fishing and camping and telling stories around the campfire with her children and grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, Rafael and Isabel (Montoya) Diaz; husband, Tommy Trujillo, whom she married on Sept. 17, 1949, in Pueblo; one brother; and three sisters. She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Michael Trujillo, Ralph (Mary Ann) Trujillo, John Trujillo, Edward (Sherri) Trujillo, Sue Trujillo and Patricia (Jim) Diaz, all of Colorado Springs; siblings, Ramon Diaz, Santa Clara, Calif., and Loisa Diaz, Commerce City; two grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; eight step-great-great-grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Henry Trujillo, Joe Trujillo and Fred Trujillo; sister-in-law, Eleanor Sanchez; and other relatives and friends. Visitation, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Wednesday, Angelus Chapel. Vigil service, 6 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral Mass, 9:30 a.m. Thursday. Both services, Holy Family Catholic Church, 2327 Lakeview, Rev. Jesse Perez, celebrant. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mrs. Trujillo's memory to Pikes Peak Hospice, 3630 Sinton Road, Colorado Springs, Colo., 80907. The Trujillo family will receive friends at the parish hall following the burial rites.
Trujillo, Angie Marie
Angie Marie Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - September 12, 2004 - Angie Marie Trujillo , “Grandma GiGi”, age 60, a resident of Colorado Springs since 1981 and formerly of Riverside, California and Pueblo, Colorado passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, September 9, 2004 at her home in Colorado Springs. She was a loving mother and grandmother who gave all that she had to her family. Innocensia Marie Chavez was born on December 28, 1943 in Pueblo, Colorado to the late Felipe and Estella (Duran) Chavez. She was married to Anthony R. Trujillo, Sr. who passed away June 6, 1981. She is survived by her four sons: Joe "Joe Luv" Gallegos, Philip "Phil G." Gallegos, Mark (wife, "Sunshine") Trujillo, and Anthony R. Trujillo, Jr. all of Colorado Springs; her daughter: Estella (husband, David) Pease of Fountain; her brother: Orlando (wife, Roberta) Chavez of Colorado Springs; and her sister: Caroline Lopez of Pueblo. She is also survived by nine grandchildren: Michelle, Megan, Amber, Savanah, Emilee, Brody, Damien, Willie, and Tammi; and numerous cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. Angie was preceded in death by her three brothers: Ralph, Dave, and George Chavez. A Rosary Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 14, 2004 at the Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel of Roses, 1730 East Fountain Boulevard, Colorado Springs. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15, 2004 at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 4925 North Carefree Circle, Colorado Springs. Memorials may be made to the Angie Trujillo Memorial Fund, C/O Wells Fargo, 3275 West Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904.
Aniceto Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - April 08, 2001 - Aniceto Trujillo, 75, of Pueblo passed away April 7, 2001. Born July 15, 1925, in Lagunita, N.M. Preceded in death by parents, Lucia and Eduardo Trujillo; sisters, Teodorita Velarde and Leonor Lovato; and brothers, Arturo and Eugenio Trujillo. Survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Mella, of the family home; daughters, Lillian (Floyd) Torres, Colorado Springs, Loraine (Don) Pundt, Pueblo, Evelyn (Bob) Masaitis, Tucson, Ariz., Jane (Bill) Pedas, Brighton, Colo., Dianne (Jack) Spaulding, Midwest City, Okla., and Anna Trujillo, Canon City, Colo.; sons, Jerry (Cherlyn) Trujillo, Silver City, N.M., and Ray (Becky) Trujillo, Pueblo; sisters, Mary Montoya and Flor Apodaca; and brother, Frank Trujillo. Also survived by 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Aniceto grew up working on his family's ranch until age 15, when he left to work for the Santa Fe Railroad. He stayed at the railroad for 10 years, then came to Colorado to work for CF&I. He worked as a crane operator, ladle liner and blast furnace operator. He retired in 1974. Aniceto raised quarter horses and was a member of the American Quarter Horse Association. As a young child, Aniceto taught himself to play the guitar. He enjoyed playing Mexican rancheras and polkas, and later in life, he often performed at family gatherings and other celebrations. He had a lifelong love for his home state, New Mexico, and loved having his family around him. He was a master storyteller and always had a story ready for company. Viewing, 1 to 5 p.m. Monday at Romero Chapel. Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday, both at St. Anne Church, Rev. James Friel, celebrant . Relatives and friends will be received at El Nopal Restaurant after the interment.
Trujillo, Annette Geraldine
Annette Geraldine Trujillo - Huerfano World - January 19, 1989 - In Memoriam - In Loving Memory of our loving daughter, Annette Geraldine Trujillo, mother and sister, who passed away 13 years ago, January 15, 1976. - Verse - Sadly missed by the Trujillo f
Trujillo, Antonio L.
Antonio L. Trujillo - Independent – August 12, 1927 - Antonio L. Trujillo, 42, who died at his farm in Farisita of heart trouble Friday at 10 a.m. was buried at the Farisita cemetery Wednesday, August 10. He is survived by his father, Jose Ramon Trujillo, and his wife, Anna. Furphy Bros. mortuary was in charge of the services.
Trujillo, Antonio Lino
Antonio Lino Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain – September 20, 2006 - Antonio Lino Trujillo, 78, of Gardner, passed away Sept. 17, 2006. He was born in Farisita, Colo., on Feb. 6, 1928. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 59 years, Bertha; four children, Rita Harmes, Littleton, William R. Trujillo, Gardner, Susan Valdez, Colorado Springs, and Bernadette (Robert) Villalon, Pueblo; 11 grandchildren, Lynette, Paula, Roseann, Jennifer, Claudine, Steve, Amanda, William Lino, Ian, Greg and Jason; nine great-grandchildren; three sisters, Vicky, Lydia and Rose; one brother, Claudie; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Tony lived most of his life in the Gardner-Farisita area, where he and Bertha owned the Four Seasons Bar since 1961. He retired from the CF&I in Pueblo in 1972. Tony appreciated the country life everyday and loved sitting on the porch admiring God's country and spending time farming in Farisita where he raised livestock and hay. He enjoyed having his grandchildren tag along with him, being with his family and friends, playing bingo, and trips to Cripple Creek. He was kind, loving and generous. His family and longtime friends will miss him greatly. Rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2006, and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, 2006; both services, St. Mary Church, Walsenburg, led by nephew, Father Robert Mary Castro. Burial, Farisita Cemetery.
Trujillo, Antonio Mario
Antonio Mario Trujillo - Walsenburg World-Independent - April 22, 1932 - Antonio Mario Trujillo, Old Pioneer Dies at the home of his son Isaias at Laguna Tuesday, April 19, at 11:45 a.m. Mr. Trujillo was born in Conejos May 6, 1854 and came to Huerfano county in 1868. He had been ailing for the past three years, and very severely for the past three weeks. He was the first son-in-law to enter the old family of Cruz, marring Miss Isabel Cruz, who bore him four children, Candid, Juanita, Ursulita and Elfido, the latter of whom was killed by a stroke of lighting in 1908 at the age of 20 years. After the death of his first wife Mr. Trujillo married Mrs. Alcaria Jaques. From this marriage there were three children, Alfredo, Isaias, and Celia. He also raised a step-child, Domenica. Deceased was buried beside the Laguna church Thursday morning after a well attended “velario” and funeral. Huerfano World - April 27, 1989 - This Week in Walsenburg History - 1932: Antonio Maria Trujillo died at Laguna. He was born in 1854 and came to Huerfano County in 1868.
Trujillo, Arthur Steve
Arthur Steve Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - May 02, 2000 - Arthur Steve Trujillo, 43, passed away April 28, 2000, as the result of a motorcycle accident. A lifetime Puebloan, Steve was born Aug. 24, 1956, at Fort Carson, Colo. He was a crane operator for CF&I. He was scheduled to graduate from PCC last Friday evening. He was a 1976 graduate of East High School. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, baseball and dirt bike riding. He was active in all types of sports. Survived by his parents, Walter and Madeline L. Trujillo; children, Bobi Trujillo; Pueblo West, Mandi and Steven Trujillo, Hawaii, and Amanda Trujillo, Pueblo West; siblings, Aaron Trujillo, Pueblo, Michael Trujillo, Pueblo West, Debbie Rivera, MacAlster, Okla., Laura Trujillo, Denver, and Pauline Durkin, Pueblo; his grandmother, Rose Trujillo, Pueblo; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Wednesday, Angelus Chapel. Rosary vigil, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday, Rev. Ben Bacino, celebrant. Both services, St. Leander Catholic Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at 1611 Monument St. and 191 E. Bond Drive, Pueblo West.
Trujillo, Aurora C.
Aurora C. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - June 10, 2004 - Aurora C. Trujillo, 88, died on Sunday in Rociada, NM. She is survived by nine children, Ambrosita Gallegos of Pueblo, CO, Margarito Trujillo Jr. of Garden Grove, CA, Charlie Trujillo, Virginia Gonzales, Jose Trujillo, Floyd Trujillo and Petra Trujillo all of Gascon, NM, Gloria Gonzales of Questa, NM, Margaret Irene Smith of Nine Mile Falls, WA, seven brothers and sisters, 27 grandchildren, 55 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren. A rosary will be recited Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. and the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday morning at 9:00 a.m. from the Immaculate Conception Church in Las Vegas, NM. The interment will follow in the San Antonio Cemetery in Upper Rociada, NM. Gonzales Funerals & Cremations, Las Vegas, NM.
Beatrice Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 17, 2003 - Beatrice Trujillo, 82, a longtime resident of Pueblo, passed away July 14, 2003. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph M. Trujillo. Survived by her children, Gilbert Trujillo, Rita (Sam) Gallina, Alfred Trujillo, Dorothy (Kenneth) Suazo, Robert (Nora) Trujillo and Dolores Ortiz, all of Pueblo. Also survived by 12 grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends. Her hobbies included sewing, reading the Bible and playing cards. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Thursday, July 17, 2003, Roselawn Chapel. Interment to follow at Roselawn Cemetery.
Benesaldo Trujillo - Walsenburg World-Independent - May 17, 1940 - Benesaldo Trujillo, Pioneer Who Came With Tribe of Indians Dies - Death today claimed one of Huerfano county's oldest residents in the person of Benesaldo Trujillo, a man who came to this country with an Indian tribe, and who had no record of his birth. He was thought to be 100 years old. He came to settle on the banks of the Cuchara river when forest lands covered the region and he lived in teepees with the Indians. He fought with the tribe and joined in their ceremonials, being half Navajo. He is survived by his widow, Jesurita of Walsenburg, four sons, Sax, Pete, Mose and Augustine, all of Walsenburg and 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Funeral arrangements are in the care of the Unfug-Peet mortuary and services probably will be held Monday. Huerfano World - May 28, 1992 - This Week in La Veta History - 1940: Died, Benesaldo Trujillo, one of the county's oldest residents who settled on the Cucharas when there were still Indian tepees there.
Benjamin Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 31, 2003 - Benjamin Trujillo, 66, born July 28, 1937, went to be with our Lord on July 29, 2003. Preceded in death by his daughter, Benita Mae Trujillo; and father, Marcelino Trujillo. Survived by his loving wife, Irene Trujillo; mother, Berniece Trujillo; and children, Stephanie (Glenn) Bonds, Maria Antonette (Wally) Montez, Laura (Oscar) Barraza, Vincent (Kim) Trujillo, Celeste Trujillo; and her sons, (Joseph, Samuel, Sidney, Lou Benjamin, Miles), and Adam (Roseann) Trujillo. Benjamin was dearly loved by all of his grandchildren, Andy, Candace, Audrey, Alejandra, Ashley, Jacob, Manuel, Alonzo, Teja, Carrie, Luke, and Julianna; sister, Helen (Edward) Ruybalid; brothers, Gilbert (Anita) Trujillo, Eugene (Roseanna) Trujillo; and many other family members and friends. Benjamin will be missed dearly, but will always live in our hearts. Viewing, 1 to 5 p.m. Friday at Imperial Funeral Home. Rosary, 7 p.m. Friday and funeral Mass, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.
Benjamin Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - January 28, 2003 - Benjamin Trujillo of Boone, also known as Benny to friends and Benjie to family went to be with the Lord on Jan. 26, 2003. Born in Wagon Mound, N.M., to Benigno and Magdalena Pino Trujillo, who preceded him in death along with a brother, Elidoro Trujillo; and sisters, Jennie Fernandez and Theresa Armijo. Ben leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 49 years, Priscilla, of the family home; sons, Kenneth (Jeri Lynn), Daniel, Joseph; daughter, Yolanda; grandson, Isaiah; and granddaughter, Chandra; sister, Martha (Joe) Gonzales of La Junta; godson, Keith Rodriguez; special nieces, Sivie Gonzales, Renee Martinez of Taos, N.M.; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends, Gilbert and Becki Archuleta. Benjamin served in the U.S. Army 5th Division from 1949 to 1952. He retired from the Pueblo Army Depot after 35 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, the outdoors and spending time with his family. Benjamin will be remembered for his love and dedication to his Lord and his family for his kindness and compassion for others. He will be greatly missed by all whose lives he touched. Viewing, noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral service, 1 p.m. Wednesday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. In lieu of food and flowers, donations may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice in his memory.
Bernard Trujillo - Denver Post - January 25, 1995 - Bernard Trujillo, Warehouse expediter, 65 - Bernard Trujillo of Commerce City, a warehouse expediter, died Thursday at North Suburban Medical Center. He was 65. A mass of Christian burial was yesterday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment was in Fort Logan National Cemetery. He was born Oct. 6, 1929, in Walsenburg. His wife, Lucille, is deceased. Trujillo was a World War II veteran and the recipient of the Victory Medal and Japan Occupation Medal. He was employed at Food Warehouse. He is survived by two sons, Terry, Denver, and Bernard, Commerce City; two daughters, Christine D. Dimas, Denver, and Denise L. Trujillo, Commerce City; his parents, Gilbert and Cora Trujillo, Belen, N.M.; three sisters, Roseline Karvaski, Denver, Carmelita Montero, Colorado Springs, and Anna Marie Guillen, Longmont; and four grandchildren.
Bertha Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - September 05, 1997 - Bertha Trujillo, 70, of Rocky Ford died Sept. 4, 1997, at Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center, La Junta. Viewing, 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. today and 2 until 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Vigil for the deceased, 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8. Both services at St. Peter Catholic Church, Rocky Ford. Interment, Valley View Cemetery, Rocky Ford.
Trujillo, Bonifacio G.
Bonifacio G. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 15, 2004 - Bonifacio G. Trujillo, 54, formerly of Pueblo, born December 19, 1949, passed away June 16, 2004. Cremation has taken place. Survived by wife, son, grandchildren, brothers, sisters and other family members. Services will be held at Bethel Temple, 1127 E. 4th St., July 17, 2004, 10:00 a.m. Internment at St. Vrain Cemetery, Avondale. After services family will be at 1704 E. 9th St. Pueblo.
Trujillo, Carl J.
Carl J. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - September 25, 2003 - Carl J. Trujillo, passed away on Sept. 18, 2003. Survived by his son, Alan Unley, parents, Julian and Jennie Trujillo, brothers, Jim Trujillo, Dan (Rachel) Trujillo, Sam (Julie) Trujillo, Leroy (Thelma) Trujillo, sister, Debbie (Andy) Chavez, several nephews, nieces, uncles, aunties and cousins. Carl was a very well known musician. He was inducted into the Pueblo Music Hall of Fame in 1999. Mass Friday, Sept. 26, 2003, 10:00 a.m., St. Joseph Church. Inurement to follow at Imperial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Sangre de Cristo Hospice.
Trujillo, Carlo A.
Carlo A. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - March 23, 2005 - Carlo A. Trujillo, 59, of Pueblo, went to be with the Lord March 19, 2005. He is preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Martha Trujillo; brothers, Fred Jr., Phillip and Ernest Trujillo; and sisters, Martha Brown and Victoria Kimsey. Survived by his loving wife, Bernice Trujillo; children, Carla (Maceo) Montez, Jeanette (Eric) Rasmussen, Barbara (Randy) Williams and Judy (Cliff) Hazelwood; brothers, Edward (Sylvia) Trujillo, Richard (Elaine) Trujillo and Roger (Helen) Trujillo; sister, Adelaide Vigil; grandchildren, Richard, KeiAnna, KiaLani, EricTodd, Isaac, Judah and Ani‹ and numerous other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Carl Bartecchi, home caregivers and nursing staff at Westwind Village. Viewing, noon to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 24, 2005, and prayer service to follow at 7 p.m.; both at Romero Chapel. Funeral service, 11 a.m. Friday, March 25, 2005, at Christian Growth Center, 2901 O'Neal. Interment to follow at Imperial Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall following interment.
Trujillo, Caroline M.
Caroline M. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - November 19, 1986 - Caroline M. Trujillo, 60, late of 1928 E. 15th St., passed away Nov. 18, 1986. Preceded in death by her husband, Ezequiel Trujillo, Jan. 17, 1981. Survived by daughters, Marcella (Carlos) Pena of Colorado Springs, Nancy (Anthony) Sanchez, Diane (Robert) Salazar and Mabel Trujillo, all of Pueblo; sons, Jim (Rose) Trujillo, Joseph Trujillo and George Trujillo, all of Pueblo. A sister to Bonnie Gonzales and Felix Gonzales; Ida Bowman, Mary Bowman, Pauline Romero and Nancy Sandoval. Mrs. Trujillo also is survived by 16 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter, Danielle Vigil. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Thursday, and Mass of Christian Burial, 2 p.m. Friday, with both services at St. Anne Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends at 1928 E. 15th St.
Trujillo, Carolyn Jane
Carolyn Jane Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - February 01, 2001 - Age 51, of Cortez, Colo., died on Jan. 30, 2001. She was born in Lamar, Colo., on Dec. 9, 1949, to Ralph and Marie Sanders. Survived by husband, Paul Trujillo; and son, Christopher Trujillo, both of Cortez: mother, Marie Sanders, Lamar, Colo.; brother, Larry Sanders, Salt Lake City, Utah; and sister, Marilyn Murphy, Johnson, Kan. Funeral services, 11 a.m. Saturday, Grace Community Bible Church, Pueblo. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery, Pueblo. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Carolyn Trujillo at Citizens State Bank of Cortez.
Celia Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - August 18, 1999 - Celia Trujillo, 72, passed away Aug. 17, 1999. Survived by her husband, Andrew Trujillo- daughter, Patricia (Anthony) Vialpando- grandchildren, Denise Cordova and Darlene (James) Sandoval- great-grandchildren, Andrew Sandoval and Brandon Lopez- sister, Lorraine (Cecil) Ortega of Santa Fe, N.M.- brothers, Robert (Margaret) Gonzales of Santa Fe, N.M., Jimmy (Ernita) Salazar and Bennie (Theresa) Salazar- and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who loved taking care of her family and giving to others. Rosary, 7 p.m. Thursday. Funeral Mass, 10a.m. Friday. Both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at the church hall following the interment.
Trujillo, Charles A.
Charles A. Trujillo - Salt Lake Tribune - August 12, 2004 - Charles A. Trujillo 1919 ~ 2004 - Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother, left this earth on August 7, 2004, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born August 27, 1919 in Trinidad, Colorado to Manuel and Ester Trujillo. He served in the army in the Battle of the Bulge in World War II where he received the Purple Heart. Charlie enjoyed golfing and taking long walks with his dog, Taj. He married Irene Tafoya in 1945. They had seven children: Thom, Anthony, Joe, Elaine, Bob, Patty and Dino. They later divorced. He married Joyce Parkin in 1974. His stepchildren are Craig, Brett, Gail, Scott, and Kay. He is survived by his wife, brother Joe, 11 children, 30 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by two brothers Albert and Manuel, two sons Robert and Thom, four grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The family would like to commend Joyce for her dedication to Charlie. Cremation under the direction of Leavitt's Mortuary.
Trujillo, Claudio Eleseo
Claudio Eleseo Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - November 15, 2001 - Claudio Eleseo Trujillo, 70, lifetime resident of Boone, departed this life at St. Anthony Hospital, Denver, following a brief illness. Born Feb. 24, 1931, in Boone, Claude served 13 years in the U.S. Army, retired from the Pueblo Army Depot as a munitions specialist in 1986. He was a past commander of VFW Post 61. He also served in various local, district and state offices within the VFW. A member of the Military Order of the Cooties No. 7, the St. Charles Seniors Citizens Club. Claude served as the bingo manager for the Cooties. Survived by his wife, Virginia Jean Trujillo; children, Loretta (Pablo) Gonzales Jr., Pueblo, Danny (Sonia) Silva, Pueblo, Carla (Donald) Nanez, Denver, Martin (Sally) Trujillo, Texas, Yvonne (Larry) Cordova, Pueblo, Yolanda Trujillo, Pueblo; siblings, Bernardo (Miguela) Trujillo, Dorothy (AC) Thomas, Phyllis Montoya, all of Pueblo. 15 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Claude is preceded in death by his parents, Martin and Tillie Trujillo; a sister, Clara Serna; a brother, Dave Trujillo; a son, Claude Trujillo; grandson, Alex Trujillo. Visitation, 3 to 8 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Friday, Sacred Heart Catholic Church Avondale. Rev. Maurice O. Gallagher, celebrant. Full military honors by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team at graveside, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at 2580 Azalea.
Trujillo, Clemente Elias
Clemente "Lee" Elias Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 30, 2000 - Clemente "Lee" Elias Trujillo, 74, went to be with the Lord on July 28, 2000, in Pueblo, Colo. Born Jan. 25, 1926, in Alamo, Colo., to Clemente and Adeloisa Trujillo who preceded him in death. He will be sadly missed by his longtime companion, Annie Montez; children, Debra Trujillo Rosales, Lorraine (Ralph) Aragon, Ronald Lee Trujillo, Gabe (Joann) Padilla, Linda Trujillo, Joseph (Kiki) Trujillo, Clem Martinez and Lillian Martinez; sisters, Lucy (Joe) Rodriguez, Caroline (Julian) Valverde, Anabelle (Leroy) Lucas and Erma (Joe) Montez; brothers, Tony (Lorraine), Theodore (Theresa) and Candelario (Caroline) Trujillo; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by his son, Michael, and brother, Joe Trujillo. Visitation, noon to 5 p.m. today, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Cremation to follow service with private family inurnment.
Trujillo, Clorinda Marie
Clorinda Marie Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - June 05, 1986 - Clorinda Marie Trujillo of 3518 Canterbury passed away unexpectedly in Lubbock, Texas, on June 1, 1986. Wife of Michael Dawson; mother of Joseph, Crystal, Nathan, and Melissa Trujillo and Beau Michael Dawson, all of Pueblo. Survived by parents, Leo and Phyllis Madril of Pueblo; father, Herman Fresquez of La Veta; brothers, Dan (Caroline) Fresquez, Steve Fresquez, Jeff Madril, all of Pueblo; sisters, Sandra Garcia, Janet Romero, both of Colorado Springs, and Paula (Fred) Cortez of Pueblo; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Recitation of rosary, 7 p.m. Thursday, and Mass of Christian Burial, 1 p.m. Friday, both services at St. Joseph Church. Interment, Roselawn. Family at 3518 Canterbury.
Cora (Sanchez) Trujillo - Huerfano World - December 4, 2003 - Cora (Sanchez) Trujillo, 93, passed away Monday, Nov. 24, 2003 at Parkmoor Village Care Facility in Colorado Springs. She was born Aug. 14, 1910 in Walsenburg to Panta DeLeon Sanchez and Sofia (Maldonado) Sanchez. She was raised by her grandparents, Canuto and Josefita Maldonado. She was married to Gilbert Trujillo, who preceded her in death after 70 years of marriage. She is survived by her three daughters, Roseline (Fritz) Karvaski, Carmelita (Daniel) Montero, both of Colorado Springs, and Anna (Troy) Guillen, of Longmont; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Cora was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert; son, Bernard Trujillo; daughter-in-law, Lucille; five sisters and four brothers. She was a nurse and homemaker. A graveside service will be held privately in Colorado Springs. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made in her name to Odyssey Hospice, 4465 Northpark Dr., Suite #400, Colorado Springs, CO 80907.
Cora (Clorinda) Portillos Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - October 05, 2001 - Cora (Clorinda) Portillos Trujillo, 76, departed this life Oct. 3, 2001, at Parkview Medical center following a brief illness. Born April 6, 1925, in Miera, N.M., she was a professional housekeeper for various hotels/motels and homes. A devout Catholic, she prayed her rosary daily and was a faithful member of St. Francis Xavier Church. Her children and grandchildren were her most precious possessions. Preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Marcita (Grine) Portillos; brothers, Sam Portillos, Paul "Cowboy" Portillos; grandson, Larry Gius Jr.; great-nephew, James Trejo. Survived by her children, Larry Gius Sr., Paul Gius Jr., Nanci Gius, Jeanette Gius, Kim Diodosio; siblings, Ray (Mary) Portillos, Phillip Portillos, Ted (Priscilla) Portillos, Dorthy (Frank) Alcon, Theresa (David) Lucero; 15 grandchildren, Shawn Gius, Pamela Gius, Joshua Gius, Manuel Salazar Jr., April Salazar, Terri Gius, Janelle Gius, Jason Harms, Cindy (Chuck) Archuletta, Monty Montez, Chivonnie Gius Meekins, Andrew Ramos, Kaitlin Diodosio; two great-grandchildren, Kai Gius Harmes and Nico Archuletta; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and her faithful little dog, "Chuco." Visitation, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Both services, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 611 Logan Ave. Rosary vigil, 7 p.m. today. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday, Rev. Thomas Hinni, C.M., celebrant. Interment, Roselawn. Family will receive friends at 1239 Jackson.
Trujillo, Cora Sanchez
Cora Sanchez Trujillo - Colorado Springs Gazette - November 27, 2003 - Cora (Sanchez) Trujillo, 93, passed away Monday, November 24, 2003 at Parkmoor Village Care Facility in Colorado Springs. She was born August 14, 1910 in Walsenburg, Colorado, to Panta DeLeon Sanchez and Sofia (Maldonado) Sanchez. She was raised by her grandparents, Canuto and Josefita Maldonado. She was married to Gilbert Trujillo, who preceded her in death after 70 years of marriage. She is survived by her three daughters, Roseline (Fritz) Karvaski and Carmelita (Daniel) Montero, both of Colorado Springs, and Anna (Tony) Guillen of Longmont, Colorado; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. Cora was preceded in death by her husband Gilbert, son Bernard Trujillo, daughter-in-law Lucille, five sisters and four brothers. She was a nurse and homemaker. She loved to do ceramics, play the piano, dance, play cards, and play Bingo. She was proud that her ancestors were early settlers of southern Colorado. Before moving to Colorado Springs in 1995, she lived in Belen, New Mexico for eight years, and also spent 49 years in Denver. Our mother lived a long and wonderful life, and will be in our hearts and memories forever. Although her loss saddens our hearts, and her physical absence leaves a void, we will feel her spirit beside us every day. Our lives continue with the blessing of love, laughter and life that she has given us. We loved her with all our hearts, and will miss her dearly, and cherish her memory. We thank her for being our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. A graveside service will be held privately at Shrine of Remembrance, where her remains will be placed with those of her beloved husband. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made in her name to Odyssey Hospice, 4465 Northpark Drive, Suite #400, Colorado Springs, CO 80907. Finally, a special thanks to the nurses and staff at Parkmoor Village Healthcare Center. Your smiles and the work you perform will be remembered. Also, thanks goes to Odyssey Hospice for the comfort and care she received from their staff as well.
Trujillo, Cordelia M.
Cordelia M. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 25, 2000 - Cordelia M. Trujillo, 63, passed away July 22, 2000, in Pueblo. Survived by her loving husband of 44 years, Joseph R. Trujillo; children, Kathy (Richard) Koen and Fred (Perla) Trujillo, both of Pueblo; grandsons, Richard Lucero and Nicholas Trujillo; two sisters and three brothers. Preceded in death by son, Nick R. Trujillo. Cordelia's favorite saying was "Lord, let me be young again." Visitation Tuesday, noon-5 p.m. and Wednesday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Memorial service Wednesday, 2 p.m., Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Inurnment Thursday, 9 a.m., Imperial Memorial Gardens.
Dan Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 22, 2004 - Dan Trujillo, 76, of Pueblo, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 20, 2004. Born in Hoehne, Colo., on Dec. 16, 1927, to the union of Josefina and Espuipula Trujillo, who preceded him in death; along with brothers, Johnny and Skip; and sister, Tillie. Survived by his loving wife, Josie; daughters, Lennie (Ron) Regalado, Theresa (Joe) Sierra of Liberal, Kan., and Laura Shott; sons, Bill (Celia) Sanchez, Bob (Mary) Aragon; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews; sisters, Jennie (Joe) Chacon, Josie Cordova, Rosie Barela; and brother, Max Trujillo; special caregivers, Danette and Don Chavez and family, Ron and Jeannie Regalado and Daniel Regalado, who helped him throughout his illness. Dan had a heart of gold and was the kindest, most generous person anyone could have ever known and loved by all who had the honor of knowing him. Dan loved his garden, flowers and trees and could make anything bloom. Dan retired from the CF&I rail finishing department in 1985 after 36 years of service where he was known as the "Red Rooster" to his friends. He also served in World War II in the Coast Guard. Visitation, 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Imperial Funeral Home. Rosary, 7 p.m. Friday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass, 9:30 a.m. Saturday, St. Leander Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team.
Trujillo, Daniel B.
Daniel B. Trujillo - Colorado Springs Gazette - December 6, 1990 - Daniel B. Trujillo, 39, of Colorado Springs died Monday at his home. He was a driver for United Parcel Service in Colorado Springs. A rosary service will be held at 7 p.m. today at Sacred Heart Church in Avondale. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the church with the Rev. Maurice O. Gallagher officiating. Burial will be at St. Vrain Cemetery in Avondale. Angelus Chapel Mortuary in Pueblo is handling arrangements. Mr. Trujillo was born Sept. 27, 1951, in Barstow, Calif., to Charles John Trujillo and Verna Chavez-Trujillo, who now live in Boone. He lived in Colorado Springs for 20 years. Mr. Trujillo graduated from Pueblo County High School. He was a member of the Pioneer Autobee Club. Mr. Trujillo was married in 1977 in Colorado Springs to Teri Harrison, who survives. He also is survived by a son, Brandon of Colorado Springs; and two sisters, Rita Trujillo of Las Vegas and Sherry Johnson of Pueblo.
David Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - December 13, 2001 - David Trujillo, 31, of Pueblo, passed away Dec. 10, 2001. Born Sept. 22, 1970, at Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by brothers, Ross Paul Trujillo and Martin Lee Trujillo. Survived by his son, David Vincent Trujillo Jr.; parents, Bernard Trujillo and Virginia A. Trujillo; brothers, Raymond A. (Shirley) Trujillo, Kern M. (Stacy) Trujillo and Gilbert B. (Cathy) Trujillo; sisters, Jackie (Joe) Martinez, Angie (Jose) Valenzuela and Cathy (Eppy) Berumen; grandparents, Al and Benina Cruz. Also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, many special friends and fellow employees. Dave was a very loving, giving person who cherished his son “D.J.” with all his heart and soul. Dave was a die-hard Bronco fan who loved to knock heads with his anti-Bronco bros. He also loved to play basketball and enjoyed many other sports. Dave was loved by many and will be sadly missed by all. Funeral service, 11 a.m. today at Romero Chapel, Pastor Ben Martinez officiating. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall following the service.
Trujillo, David E.
David E. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - June 18, 2004 - David E. Trujillo, 55, lifetime resident of Pueblo and Boone, departed this life June 15, 2004, at Parkview Medical Center. Born Sept. 9, 1948, David was employed as an LPN at Colorado Corrections Association in Crowley. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Conflict. He was the former mayor of Boone, Colo., member of Colorado Cattleman's Association, Colorado Nursing, International Society of Fire Service Instructors, Colorado State Firefighters Association, Boone Volunteer Fire Department, Knights of Columbus and the Masonic Silver State Lodge of Pueblo. David enjoyed horseback riding, working cattle, all sports, reading, walking and running with family members, bike riding, singing, performing and happy times with family and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, David and Evelyn (Tafoya) Trujillo; brother, Ruperto Trujillo; sister-in-law, Linda Trujillo. Survived by his wife, Kathleen Pacheco-Trujillo; daughter, Shenandoah Trujillo; a brother, Richard Trujillo; three sisters, Beverly Trujillo, Jennifer Trujillo and Annette (Bobby) Wills; two granddaughters, Karissa and Richelle Watson; godchildren Brendan David Padilla, Brandon Padilla, Susie Garcia, Kassi Padilla, Terra Sisneros, Brittany Valdez and Deanna Wills; in-laws, John and Rosemary Valdez, Joe and Patricia Ayala, Anthony Ayala, Richard and Patricia DeGeorge; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Sunday, Angelus Chapel, with the Rev. George Casias officiating. Cremation has taken place. Family will receive friends at the Zaragoza Hall following the memorial service.
Delfino Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - December 28, 1986 - Delfino Trujillo was born Feb. 22, 1907, in Palo Blanco, N.M., an died Dec. 26, 1986, in Pueblo, Colo. Husband of Mary E. Trujillo. Father of Elias (Mary Ana) Trujillo and Alberto (Olga) Trujillo. Also survived by six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Brother-in-law of John (Bea) Casados and Robert (Lillian) Casados Services at St. Anne Church, 2701 E. 12th. Recitation of the rosary at 7 p.m. Sunday and Mass of Christian Burial at 2 p.m. Monday. Interment at Roselawn Cemetery. The family may be contacted at 51 MacGregor.
Trujillo, Delia Marie
Delia Marie Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - February 13, 2003 - Delia Marie Trujillo, born April 25, 1942, went to be with the Lord unexpectedly on Feb. 11, 2003. At her request, cremation will take place with no services. Family and friends will be received at 2022 E. 10th St. on Feb. 13 and 14.
Trujillo, Della Griego
Della Griego Trujillo - News-Bulletin - May 22, 2005 - Belen, NM - Della Griego Trujillo, 1920-2005 - Della Griego Trujillo went to heaven on Wednesday, May 18. She was born in Trinidad, Colo., on Jan. 11, 1920, to Daniel and Natividad Griego. Della moved to Belen with her husband in 1971, and has lived here ever since. She was a member of Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church. She had a great adoration for Jesus and a strong devotion to Our Blessed Mother and St. Joseph. Della was a homemaker who took great pride in taking care of her family. No one left her home hungry. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Trujillo Sr.; two sons, Henry Trujillo Jr. and Daniel Trujillo; two daughters, Annabelle Cruz and Margie and husband, Henry Agripino; and one grandson, Lawrence Trujillo. Della is survived by two sisters, Lucy Torres and Corrine Griego; five sons, Frank and wife, Joyce Trujillo, Kenneth L. and wife, Dorothy Trujillo, Joseph Richard, Anthony and Michael Trujillo; one daughter, Corinne and husband, Bud Yeargan; daughters-in-law, Irma, Anna and Linda Trujillo; 18 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; seven great great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her dear friends, Mary Ann Lopez and Mary Lee Serna. Services will be held at Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church on Saturday, May 21, beginning with a viewing at 8 a.m., the rosary to be recited at 8:30 a.m. and the funeral Mass to be celebrated at 9 a.m. Interment will take place at Our Lady of Belen Memorial Gardens. Romero Funeral Home, 609 N. Main St. Belen.
Trujillo, Dennie Maurice
Dennis Maurice Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - October 12, 2003 - Dennis Maurice Trujillo, 56, passed away after a long and lengthy illness. He has found his peace with himself and his God. Those loved ones who have gone before him are his parents Modesto and Helen Trujillo, in-laws Walt and Verdelle Hopkins, brother and sister Dougie and Vicki Hopkins. All those who survive him, His “Girl Friday” and wife of 33 years, Waunetta (Netta); Sons Dennis (Elif), Mario (Becky), and Ruben M. Trujillo. His Pride and Joy, Grandsons Craig, Dominic, Brendan and Adonis Trujillo; Sisters Loraine (Roy), Lolly (Verg) Gallegos, Suzy (Mike) Garcia, all of Boise, Idaho; Brothers Feliz (Emma) Trujillo, and Ernie Trujillo. Numerous cousins, nephews, nieces, and God children. Dennis was Vietnam Veteran awarded two bronze stars for valor. He was also a retired D.O.C. Sergeant. Rosary, Sunday, 7:00pm. Funeral Mass, Monday, 10:00am. Both services will be held at St. Joseph Church, 1145 S. Aspen Rd., Pueblo. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. The family will receive relatives and friends after at St. Joseph Cafeteria. “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” Timothy II 4- 7. In lieu of flowers, please sign an organ transplant, blood or bone marrow card in his name.
Trujillo, Dennis L.
Dennis L. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 17, 1998 - Dennis J. Trujillo, 69, died July 14, 1998, at Fort Lyon Medical Center, Fort Lyon. He was a loving husband and father. Retired Master Sergeant from the U.S. Army after 21 years of service. Mr. Trujillo was born Dec. 11, 1928, in Antonito. He was married March 10, 1955, to Toni Taylor. He is survived by his wife- daughters, Teresa (Brian Bell) Trujillo-Bell, Widefield, Denise (Robin Peacock) Trujillo-Peacock, Arlington, Texas, and Bernadette (Patrick) Bonning, Colorado Springs- son, Dennis A. (JoAnn) Trujillo, Colorado Springs- grandchildren, Daniel and Andrea Trujillo-Bell and Maia and Cedra Trujillo- and sister, Amy Trujillo, Arlington. Service, 9 a.m. today, St. Mary's Cathedral, 22 W. Kiowa St., Colorado Springs. Burial, noon today, Fort Logan National Cemetery, 3698 S. Sheridan Blvd., Denver. Contributions may be made to your loved ones. Family is precious and priceless, so contribute your time. Mr. Trujillo's family wishes to extend a very special thank you to all of the wonderful nurses and caregivers at Fort Lyon VA Medical Hospital who have so lovingly cared for him over the years.
Trujillo, Dennis Michael
Dennis Michael Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 22, 1997 - Dennis Michael Trujillo, 35, of Pueblo, passed away July 18, 1997, in Pueblo. He was born on June 4, 1962, in Pueblo. Survived by his parents, Ernest and Marie Trujillo of Pueblo- sons, Dennis Trujillo Jr. and Jacob Trujillo, both of Pueblo- brothers, Ernest Trujillo Jr., and Randy Trujillo, both of Pueblo- grandmother, Josephine Lobato, Denver- special friend, Lanette Swope, Pueblo- numerous uncles, aunts, cousins, relatives, and friends. Viewing, 1:30 to 6 p.m. at Romero Chapel. Prayer service, 6 p.m. today and funeral service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, both at Romero Funeral Chapel. Officiant, Pastor Dale Schimidt and pastor Roger Trujillo. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at 1909 South Road.
Donaciano “Don” Trujillo - Colorado Springs Gazette - June 15, 2004 - Donaciano “Don” Trujillo, age 76, a resident of Fountain, Colorado since 1976 and formerly of Pueblo, Colorado passed away on Friday, June 11, 2004 at the Pikes Peak Hospice Residence. He was retired. Donaciano was born on March 24, 1928 in Capulin, Colorado to the late Donaciano and Elena (Gonzales) Trujillo. He is survived by his 3 sons: Roger Trujillo of Fountain; Gus (wife, Ginnette) Trujillo of Montrose, Colorado; and Valentino (wife, Bernadette) Trujillo of Colorado Springs. He is also survived by 2 daughters: Veronica (husband, Agustin) Bermudez of Fountain; and Donita (husband, James) Lynch of Fountain; 2 sisters: Mary (husband, Leno) Grine of Hayward, California; and Lucy (husband, Rick) Bensick of Pueblo; a brother: Perfecto Trujillo of Stockton, Missouri and 2 grandchildren: Matthew and Elena. Don was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter: Tamara Little. Memorial Services will be held at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, June 15, 2004 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 500 Columbine Street, Fountain, Colorado. Visitation will be held from 4:00 - 6:00 PM Tuesday at the Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, 1730 E. Fountain Boulevard, Colorado Springs. Graveside services will take place at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, June 16, 2004 at Roselawn Cemetery, 1706 Roselawn Road, Pueblo, Colorado. Memorial contributions in Don's memory may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 825 E. Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903.
Donacio Trujillo – Yuma Pioneer – November 2, 1900 – Donacio Trujillo, a boy eighteen years of age, was run over by a coal car and killed at the Starkville coke ovens, near Trinidad, October 25th.
Dorothy Trujillo - Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph - May 12, 1961 - Three Pueblo Girls Killed in Soldier's Car Crash - Pueblo, Colo. - Three persons were killed and six were injured late Thursday night when a car driven by a Fort Carson soldier crashed into a bridge south of Pueblo. The victims were identified tentatively as Mary Lou Perez, 20, of Pueblo and Sadie Espinoza and Dorothy Trujillo, 17. The Trujillo girl died early today in a Pueblo hospital. Robert Barber, 23, of Fort Carson was driving south from Pueblo when the accident occurred. His passengers included a companion, Robert Brown, and seven girls. The car took out several guard rails and smashed into the bridge abutment. Barber was still unconscious in a Pueblo hospital early today. The injured were indentified tentatively as Carmen Trujillo, Angela Hernandez, Lupe Stein, Helen Gonzales and Brown. The three deaths raised Colorado's 1961 traffic fatality toll to 143. By this time in 1960, the worst for traffic deaths in state history, 111 had died.
Edith Trujillo - Huerfano World - August 20, 1987 - Edith Trujillo, 67, of Pueblo, formerly of Farisita, died Monday, Aug. 17, 1987, after a lengthy illness. Born Feb. 13, 1920, in Farisita to Gus and Lilley Essres, she attended school in Sunnyside Coal Camp and in 1937 graduated from Huerfano County High School. On Aug. 24, 1940, she married Julian Trujillo. She worked at the Turner Mine Company Store and Montgomery Ward Catalog Store while her husband was overseas. Later, when he was injured at a construction site, she followed him to various veterans' hospitals until 1945 when he was discharged in Glenwood Springs. They returned to Walsenburg and later moved to Pueblo where she was a partner in a used car business. Mrs. Trujillo is survived by her husband, Julian, Pueblo; four children, Gus Trujillo, Charlotte, NC; Gary Trujillo, Aurora; Lydia Trujillo, Grand Junction and Dorothy Trujillo, Longmont; her mother, Lilley Essres and a sister, Sophie Castillo, both of Pueblo; four grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 7 p.m. Thursday (tonight) from St. Francis Xavier in Pueblo. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday from Boies Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in Masonic Cemetery. Boies Almont is in charge of arrangements.
Edmund Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - July 25, 2004 - Edmund Trujillo, 70, passed away 7/21/04. Survived by sons Anthony and Patrick Trujillo, daughter Jessica, brothers Tony J. and Frank Trujillo, sisters Grace Duran and Cass Romero and families, several nieces and nephews, numerous friends, special friends Joe Pacheco and Bob Montez. He was in the Navy and Air Force for 14 years. Funeral in Fort Logan, Colorado. Contact Cass, 544-7089.
Edward Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - August 22, 2002 - Edward Trujillo, 93, went to be with the Lord Aug. 21, 2002. Born May 5, 1909, in Springer, N.M., to Dave and Rosa Trujillo, youngest of six children. Preceded by loving wife, Piedad (Pearl); brothers and sisters, Silvy, Tony, Max, Gene and Carlotta. Survived by children, Tony (Virginia), Edmond, Frank (Margaret) Trujillo, Grace Duran and Carlotta Romero, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Viewing, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday. Rosary, 7 p.m. Thursday, Mass, 10 a.m. Friday, both services at Our Lady of Assumption Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.
Edward Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - January 20, 1999 - Edward Trujillo, born Jan. 24, 1919, in Costilla, N.M., went to be with the Lord Jan. 18, 1999. Survived by one daughter, Jeanine Brewrink, Columbia, Md.- and two grandsons, Matthew and Michael Brewrink. Mr. Trujillo is also survived by his sisters and brothers, Lucy Manzanares, Carolina Pacheco-Lucero, Ervila Sally Craig, Gilbert (Lucille) Trujillo, Margret Lovato, Ella Mae (Narcisco) Arellano, CC Trujillo, Beatrice (Gustavo) Vigil- and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Predeceased by his parents, Celedonio Trujillo and Celina (Santistevan) Trujillo. Edward moved to Washington, DC, in 1941, where he graduated from Benjamin Franklin University in 1947 and received his masters in commercial science in 1948. He went to work for the government in 1941 as an accountant and retired in 1971 from the General Accounting Office. He moved to Pueblo in 1980. Edward enjoyed fishing, watching boxing on TV, crossword puzzles, and visiting with family and friends. Rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday, St. Joseph Church, Pueblo. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Thursday, Sacred Heart Church in Costilla, N.M., followed by interment.
Trujillo, Elfido T.
Elfido (Alfred) T. Trujillo - Huerfano World - January 19, 1989 - Elfido (Alfred) T. Trujillo, 71, Walsenburg, died Friday, Jan. 13, 1989, at his home. Born in Beaver Creek, Sept. 23, 1917, he was raised in the Huerfano County area and was a farmer. He married Mary Lily in 1945 and they continued living in the Huerfano County area. Mr. Trujillo is survived by his wife, Mary Lily Trujillo; six sons, Dave Trujillo, Elfido Trujillo Jr., Joe R. Trujillo, Sammy T. Trujillo, Tito S. Trujillo and Tilemon A. Trujillo; seven daughters, Mary A. Trujillo, Irene R. Trujillo, Sarah Trujillo, Cellia E. Manzanares, Martha L. Manzanares, Rose Trujillo and Bertha Aguirre; a brother, Tony Trujillo; three sisters Ersie Medina, Patty Espinoza and Isabel Martinez; a stepson, Henry Montoya and stepdaughter, Betty Romero; 27 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Services were from Boies Almont Memorial Chapel, Monday and Tuesday. Boies Almont was in charge of arrangements.
Trujillo, Eligio A.
Eligio A. Trujillo – Pueblo Chieftain – November 3, 2006 - Eligio A. Trujillo, 87, affectionately known as "Leo" to family and friends, passed away peacefully on Nov. 1, 2006. He was born Sept. 6, 1919, in Rancho de Taos, N.M., to the union of Jose and Josefita (Baca) Trujillo, who preceded him in death; along with his beloved wife, Esther A. Olonia Trujillo, on Jan. 2, 1998; also his siblings, Rumalda Martinez, Frank Trujillo, Max Trujillo and Joe Trujillo. Mr. Trujillo retired from the C&W Railroad with 30 years of service. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed going to Cripple Creek, and spending quality time with his children and grandchildren. Leo was an avid Broncos and Rockies fan. He leaves to cherish his memory, his children, Ted (Betty) Trujillo, Michael (Norma) Trujillo and Peggy (Steve) Gonzalez; eight grandchildren, Burt (Christine) Trujillo, Daniel Trujillo, Bernadette Martinez, Melissa (Steve) Contreras, Desiree Trujillo, Pamela (Nick) Hall, Eric Gonzalez and Stephanie Gonzalez; eight great-grandchildren, Tony Trujillo, Monica Trujillo, Eric Trujillo, Reyes Martinez, Alexis Martinez, Dominique Contreras, Dominick Hall and Deion Hall; two great-great-grandchildren, Jacob Trujillo and Madison Watkins; in-laws, Delia Trujillo, Frank Olonia, Manuel Olonia and Joe Olonia. Special thanks to care provider Mary Tafoya; his Cripple Creek partner and niece, Cecilia Martinez; Mr. Archuletta, Mr. Benavidez, and all staff of Belmont Lodge. Visitation, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Rosary, 8 p.m. today and funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Saturday; both services, St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father Derrek Scott as celebrant. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team.
Eloy Trujillo - Huerfano World - March 4, 1976 - Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday Mar. 1, 1976 at Sacred Heart Church in Gardner for Eloy Trujillo, 62, of Farisita (Turkey Creek). Mr. Trujillo died Friday, Feb. 27, 1976 at St. Mary Corwin Hospital where he had been a patient for the past eight days. A Spanish Rosary was recited at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Sacred Heart Church. Burial was in Farisita Cemetery. Born at Farisita Oct. 12, 1913 Mr. Trujillo attended country school at Farisita. He married Martha Galvez in 194__ in Walsenburg. He was employed by the Colorado and Western Railroad, from which he retired, due to disability, about ___ years ago. Besides his wife, Martha, Mr. Trujillo is survived by sons, Frank Trujillo, Pueblo and Robert Lee Trujillo, Gardner; two daughters, Lillian Trujillo and Mrs. Peggy Kelly, Farisita; two brothers, Teleforo Trujillo, Walsenburg and M___ Trujillo, Denver; two sisters, Mrs. Neva Trujillo, Pueblo, and Mrs. Julia LuJune, Ft. Collins; 12 grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Elvira Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - May 25, 2006 - Elvira Trujillo, 81 years old, passed away May 21, 2006. Will be dearly missed by all her Spiritual Brothers and Sisters and Family. Survived by her children, Lucy Wheeler, Ronald (Rosalie) Martinez, Jess Martinez, Marilyn (Manuel) Urioste; grandchildren, Rebecca, Rose Marie, Rose Mary, Melinda, Victor, Melissa, Jeremiah, Stephanie, Lori, Ron, Kristina, Michel, Stacy, Michelle. Also survived by numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place, at her request. Services to be held on Saturday, May 27, 2006, at 2 p.m., at the Mesa Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, located at 2203 East 13th St., Pueblo, Colo. Afterwards, family and friends to meet at the Red Barn Hall, located on Bridle Trail and Arena Road.
Emilia Trujillo - News-Bulletin - April 20, 2006 - Belen, NM - Emilia Trujillo, age 97 and a resident of Los Lunas and Belen since 1994, passed away on Saturday, April 15. She was formerly of Trujillo Creek, Colo., where she met and married her loving husband, Noah Trujillo. They worked together side by side and loved each other for over 60 years. They raised one daughter, Josephine. Emilia grew her own garden when she lived in Trujillo Creek and Aguilar. She and Noah bought and sold livestock when they lived on the family ranch. She was also known as a strong, hard worker. When she was 47, she dug out a root cellar. She also baked the best rhubarb pie that no one in the family has been able to match. She was preceded in death by her wonderful husband, Noah Trujillo; her parents, Leandro and Teofila Borrego; and her five brothers, Ricardo, Alphonso, Narciso, Carpio, and Antonio Borrego. She is survived by her daughter, Josephine Chavez and her husband, Paul, of Los Lunas; sister, Rae Vigil of Aguilar Colo.; grandchildren, Michael Chavez and wife, Julie, of Pueblo, Colo., Cathy McReynolds and husband, Shannon, of Sandia Park and Alan Chavez and wife, Elena, of Los Lunas; great-grandchildren, Monique, Joseph, Jonathan and Elijah Chavez and Alex McReynolds; and one great-great-grandchild, Isaiah Chavez, along with an abundance of nieces and nephews. Her burial service will be on Wednesday April 19, at 11 a.m. at the Masonic Cemetery in Trinidad Colo. Pallbearers will be Michael Chavez, Alan Chavez, Shannon McReynolds, Joseph Chavez, Jonathan Chavez, Alex McReynolds and Elijah Chavez. "Although short of stature, her physical strength amazed and sometimes embarrassed men two and three times her size," the family wrote. The family wishes to thank Laurel Meadows Nursing Home and Ambercare Hospice for their kind and loving support of the family during this time. Local arrangements are being handled by Riverside Funeral Home of Belen, 418 W. Reinken Ave.
Emilio "Windy" Trujillo - Colorado Springs Gazette - July 17, 2003 - Emilio "Windy" Trujillo, 81, departed this life on July 11, 2003 with his loving family by his side. Emilio was born June 14, 1922 to Paul and Jessie Trujillo in Trinidad, CO. A World War II Veteran, (1st Division, Company G, 18th Regiment), he saw action in North Africa, Italy and France. His division participated in the first two waves to land in Sicily and Omaha Beach. Captured in France, he was held as a P.O.W. in Germany until liberated by allied troops. Upon return to Colorado, he married Trinidad resident, Sadie Salaz. Following 18 years of employment at the Valdez Coal Mine, he moved his family to Colorado Springs. Emilio enjoyed 27 years in Civil Service at the Air Force Academy before his retirement. He was a proud member of the Rocky Mountain Chapter ex/P.O.W. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, four brothers, three sisters, five daughters; Patricia Briseno, Barbara Trujillo, Shirley Trujillo, Regina Demarco and Sheila Rodriguez; three grandchildren, Jackie Gonzales, Melissa Briseno, Aubriana Rodriguez and two great grandchildren, Aitana and Orion Gonzales. Emilio will be remembered for his dedication to his family, sense of humor, creativity, and will be missed by family and friends. Memorial Services will be held Thursday, July 17, at 11:00 a.m., at Memorial Gardens Chapel, 3825 Airport road, Colorado Springs, CO. 80910.
Trujillo, Ernest A.
Ernest A. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - December 06, 2005 - Ernest A. Trujillo, 64, of Pueblo, went home to be with the Lord on Dec. 2, 2005. He was preceded in death by his parents, Modesto and Helen Trujillo; and brother, Dennis Trujillo. Survived by his children, Ernie Jr. (Diana) Trujillo, Rosemary (Chalo) Garcia, Diane (Mike) Bueno and David (Geine) Trujillo; brother, Felix (Emma) Trujillo; sisters, Lorraine (Roy) Gallegos, Lolly (Virgie) Gallegos and Suzie (Mike) Garcia; sister-in-law, Netta Trujillo; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Rosary, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, and memorial service, 11 a.m. Wednesday; both at Romero Chapel. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall following service.
Trujillo, Ernest Sr.
Ernest Trujillo Sr. - Pueblo Chieftain - October 27, 1998 - Ernest Trujillo Sr., 67, of Pueblo, passed away on Oct. 25, 1998. Born on March 9, 1931, in Walsenburg. Preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Martha Marquez Trujillo- and one son, Dennis Trujillo Sr. Survived by his loving wife, Marie Trujillo, of the family home- they were married in June of 1953- sons, Ernest (Lynn) Trujillo, and Randy Trujillo, both of Pueblo- brothers, Ed (Sylvia) Trujillo, Roger (Helen) Trujillo, Richard (Elaine) Trujillo and Carlo (Bernice) Trujillo, all of Pueblo- sisters, Della (Juan) Vigil and Victoria (Russell) Kimsey, both of Pueblo- grandchildren, Dennis Trujillo and Jacob Trujillo, both of Pueblo- and numerous relatives. Worked for the county and city of Pueblo for four decades, and recently was stage manager at the Pueblo Auditorium. Viewing, 1-6 p.m. today at Romero Chapel. Funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Wednesday, at Romero Chapel, Rev. David Kimsey, officiant. Cremation. Relatives and friends will be received at 1909 South Road.
Trujillo, Ernesto Jose
Ernesto Jose Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - November 01, 2001 - Ernesto Jose Trujillo, 87, of Pueblo, went home to be with the Lord Oct. 31, 2001. Born April 26, 1914, in Rouse, Colo. Preceded in death by his wife, Mary Cecelia Trujillo; parents, Epimino and Aubrelia Trujillo; also preceded in death by three sisters, Irene Quintana, Lucy Manzanares and Ufie Barela. Survived by sons, Ernie Trujillo, Pueblo, John (Jean) Trujillo, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Tony Trujillo, Denver; daughters, Frances Aragon, Pueblo, Desiree Trujillo, San Leandro, Calif., Elizabeth-Tina (Mark) Crowley, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Dolores-Dee Dee Trujillo, Pueblo; 12 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren. Ernesto enjoyed fishing, hunting, loved the Denver Broncos, but most of all he loved the Lord. He retired from the CF&I after 32 years of service in the Rail Mill. Viewing, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at Romero Chapel. Prayer service, 7 p.m. Friday. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Saturday, both at Romero Chapel. Interment Mountain View Cemetery.
Esequiel "Zeke" Trujillo - Colorado Springs Gazette - July 25, 1990 - Esequiel "Zeke" Trujillo, 90, of Colorado Springs died Sunday at a local nursing home. He had been a farmer and a truck driver. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. today at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2030 W. Colorado Ave., with the Rev. Milt Adamson officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation and a vigil service were conducted Tuesday at Evergreen Funeral Home, Fountain and Union boulevards. Mr. Trujillo was born June 29, 1900, in Torres, to Daniel and Macimiana (Aragon) Trujillo. He had lived in Colorado Springs since 1953. Mr. Trujillo attended St. Mary's Cathedral. He was married in May 1923 in Trinidad to Rose Vigil, who died Aug. 22, 1973. Mr. Trujillo is survived by three sons, Max and Jerry, both of Colorado Springs, and Zeke of Arvada; four daughters, Chris Lovato, Tanny Duran and Rosalie Lujan, all of Colorado Springs, and Marcella Jackson of New Brighton, Pa.; three brothers, Ted of Puyallup, Wash., Nick of Denver and Pete of Pueblo; five stepbrothers, Dan, Gene, Orlando and Billy, all of Denver, and Albert of Trinidad; two stepsisters, Patsy Sanchez and Alice Deaguero, both of Denver; 30 grandchildren; and 35 great-grandchildren. Mr. Trujillo also had five sisters, all of whom are deceased.
Trujillo, Esperanza Santanita
Esperanza Santanita Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - September 09, 2004 - Esperanza Santanita Trujillo, infant, went home to be with the Lord on Sept. 6, 2004. Born June 25, 2004, in Pueblo, Colo. Survived by parents, James and Veronica Trujillo; brother, James Jr.; sister, Salenas; grandparents, Patricia (Joseph) Campbell, Judy (Charles) Sedillo and Simon Trujillo Jr.; great-uncle and aunt, Freddie (Cathy) Padilla; also survived by uncles, aunts, cousins, relatives and friends. Funeral service, 11 a.m. Friday, at Romero Chapel. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Security Service Federal Credit Union, in care of Esperanza Trujillo.
Trujillo, Esther A.
Esther A. Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - January 06, 1998 - Esther A. Trujillo, 73, departed this life Jan. 2, 1998, at Parkview Episcopal Medical Center. She was born Aug. 14, 1924, in Ranchitos de Taos, N.M. To her family and friends, Esther was a very kind and loving person whose motto was the coffee was always on." She also enjoyed cooking and would feed all who came to her home. Her children said of their mother: She was our best friend who took time to listen and express her opinion of the situation at hand. She had the gift of hospitality. For relaxation she enjoyed going to Cripple Creek. Mr. and Mrs. Trujillo were married for 52 years, May 17, 1945. She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Eligio Trujillo- children, Peggy (Steven) Gonzalez, Michael (Norma) Trujillo and Ted (Betty) Trujillo- three brothers, Joe (Virginia) Olonia, Santa Fe, N.M., Henry (Bennie) Olonia, Rinconada, N.M., and Frank (Rose) Olonia, Taos, N.M.- two sisters, Cora Trujillo and Corrine Paratore, both of Utah- eight grandchildren, Burt (Christine) Trujillo, Daniel (Rayna) Trujillo, Bernadette (Paul) Martinez, Melissa Trujillo, Desiree Trujillo, Pamela Gonzalez, Eric Gonzalez and Stephanie Gonzales- four great-grandchildren, Tony, Monica and Eric Trujillo and Reyes Martinez III- brother-in-law, Joe (Delia) Trujillo- two special nieces, Margie Casarez and Cecilia Ortega Martinez- and numerous other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by parents, Jose L. Franesquita Olonia- two brothers, Mike and Flavio Olonia- and mother and father-in-law, Josefita and Theodoro Trujillo. Mrs. Trujillo had worked many years at Fox's Garden Supply. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Rev. Bob Carden officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.
Trujillo, Eufelia Maria
Eufelia Maria Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - October 14, 1986 - Eufelia Maria Trujillo, 1210 Lake-view, departed this life Oct. 13, 1986, at Parkview Medical Center, Born Jan. 1, 1923, in Garcia, Colo. She had been a Pueblo resident since 1975. She was a member of St. Anne Church, and SRDA. Predeceased by husband, Cipriano Trujillo in 1981, and sister, Lydia Santos in 1976. Survived by her children, Manuel (Lila) Trujillo, Eugene (Lola) Trujillo, Cepriano Trujillo Jr., Jimmy Trujillo, Wayne (Cindy) Trujillo, Margie (Ralph) Montez, Julie (Manuel) Camacho, Freda Trujillo, Charlene Trujillo, all of Pueblo; Rose (Jose) Terrazas, Denver; three sisters, Vita Arellano, Josie Allires, Annie Vialpando; one brother, Leroy Trujillo, all of Pueblo. Also survived by 25 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and other, relatives and friends. Rosary recitation, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; Mass of the Resurrection, 10 a.m. Thursday, both services St. Anne Church. Interment, Roselawn. Family will receive friends at 2402 Tucci Lane.
Trujillo, Eugene Joseph
Eugene Joseph Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - March 22, 1999 - Eugene Joseph Trujillo, 42, of Pueblo, unexpectedly passed away March 20,1999. Born on Dec. 14, 1956, in Pueblo. Preceded in death by his grandparents, Adolph and Praxades Trujillo and David and Lela Barcelon. Survived by his parents, Fritz and Edda Trujillo, of the family home- sisters, Rita (Ruben)Romero and Priscilla (Charles) Johnson, both of Pueblo- brothers, Edward (MaryBeth) Trujillo, Plano, Texas, Daniel (Debbie) Trujillo, Chino, Calif., and Reynold (Elaine) Trujillo, Pueblo- nieces and nephews, Bret (Dena) Romero, and Mario Romero, Celestee and Elliott Johnson, Michael, Craig, Matthew, Gregory, Justin, Danielle and Desiree Trujillo. Also survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Butch enjoyed the time he spent with Elliott, his special nephew. He also enjoyed drawing, working, with his hands and the outdoors. Butch was always there to lend a helping hand to those in need. He attended East High School. Viewing, 1-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at Romero Funeral Chapel. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Friday at Christ the King Church, Rev. Tom Adrians, celebrant. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at 7 San Carlos Ct
Trujillo, Evangelina Santistevan
Evangelina (Vangie) Santistevan-Trujillo - Pueblo Chieftain - June 17, 1998 - Evangelina (Vangie) Santistevan-Trujillo, 54, entered into eternal life on June 16, 1998. Born on Aug. 29, 1943, in Costilla, N.M., to Anselmo and Arbela Santistevan. Beloved wife of 34 years of Frank Trujillo. Much loved mother of Rosanna (Mike) Trujillo, Carla (Steve) Finn, and Eloysa Trujillo. Grandmother of Samuel Finn and Maria Trujillo. Also survived by brothers and sisters, Dennis (Delores) Santistevan, Lucille (Tony) Stollsteimer, Adelia (Domingo) Moreno, Veronica (John) Chavez, Genevieve Duran and Samuel Santistevan- brother-in-law, Robert Lee (Esther) Trujillo- sisters-in-law, Peggy (Gene Melton) Kelly and Lillian (Melvin) Niesent. Preceded in death by father, Anselmo Santistevan- mother-in-law, Martha Trujillo- and father-in-law, Eloyso Trujillo. Vangie's sense of caring was shown in her many years of nursing and daycare. Rosary, 7 p.m. Thursday. Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Friday. Both services will be at St. Joseph Parish with celebrant Father Bob Carden, officiating. Burial at Farisita Cemetery following Mass. In lieu of flowers and food, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
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