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Rudolph “Rudy” Archuleta, 88

Modified: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Alamosa former Monte Vista resident Rudolph "Rudy" Archuleta, 88, passed away on July 20, 2014 at the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center in Walsenburg, Colorado. Arrangements are pending with Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.
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William “Bill” Raymond Alsbaugh, 82

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Longtime Alamosa resident William "Bill" Raymond Alsbaugh, 82, passed away peacefully at his home in Alamosa under hospice care July 20, 2014.
Bill was born to Ralph Alsbaugh and Gladys Reed Alsbaugh in Alamosa on December 3, 1931.
Bill served in the United States Navy as an X-Ray Technician. Following his military service, he owned and operated Alsbaugh Leather
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Elva Salazar, 92

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Elva Salazar, a life-long resident of the San Luis Valley, passed away Saturday July 19, 2014 at the Rio Grande Inn nursing facility in La Jara, Colorado. Elva was born July 24, 1921 in Los Sauces, Colorado to Remigio Salazar and Emerenciana Marquez Salazar.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Bersabel Rendon, two grandsons, and two
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Ralph J. Maestas, 84

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Longtime Costilla County resident Ralph J. Maestas, 84, passed away on July 18, 2014 at St. Mary Corwin Hospital in Pueblo, Colorado. 
He was born on September 27, 1929 to Juan and Evarista Maestas in San Pablo, Colorado.  Once Ralph was old enough, he joined the United States Army and served his country honorably during the Korean Conflict.  While
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Jerrold “Jerry” Dale Myers, 75

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Jerrold "Jerry" Dale Myers, age 75, of Payson, AZ died peacefully in his sleep at the home of his son, Chad, in Buckeye, AZ on July 13, 2014.
Jerry was born April 22, 1939, at the Myers Ranch SW of Monte Vista, CO, the 4th of 7 children, to George Scott Myers Sr. and Florence Martha Woodward Myers. His early
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Jose M. “Sonny” Rodriguez, 71

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
La Jara resident Jose M. "Sonny" Rodriguez, 71, passed away July 20, 2014 at home surrounded by his loving family. Sonny was born on August 5, 1942 in La Jara, Colorado, the son of Ernest Rodriguez and Millie Lujan Rodriguez. Sonny served in the United States Navy. Sonny was a wonderful son, father, brother, uncle, cousin and friend who enjoyed
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Ruth Rose Meina, 99

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Monte Vista resident Ruth Rose Meina, 99, passed away July 14, 2014 at the Juniper Village Nursing Home. Ruth was born on August 18, 1914 in Kroschel, Minnesota, the daughter of August Kroschel and Hulda Busse Kroschel. Ruth was an amazing woman; she enjoyed being in the mountains, gardening, cooking and hiking. She lived a long and happy life, falling
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Cathy Marie Sanchez, 56

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
La Jara, Longtime valley resident Cathy Marie Sanchez, 56, passed away under the care of Hospice Del Valle on July 19, 2014 in La Jara. Arrangements are pending and will be announced through Rogers Family Mortuary in Alamosa.
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Richard Alejandrino “Butterball” Martinez, 71

Posted: Friday, Jul 18th, 2014
Longtime Valley resident Richard Alejandrino "Butterball" Martinez, 71, passed away July 17, 2014 near Chromo, Colorado.
Richard was the son of Joe Martinez and Ruby Velasquez, born on March 4, 1943 in Capulin, Colorado. He was raised by his adopted parents Moises and Elvira Griego.
Richard worked for the U.S. Forest Service as a Heavy Equipment Operator for 35
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Luther Leroy Espinoza 64

Posted: Thursday, Jul 17th, 2014
Luther Leroy Espinoza 64 passed away July 14, 2014 at St. Anthony's Hospital in Denver, CO surrounded by his loving family.
Luther was born on August 21, 1949 to Eluterio and Estrella Espinoza in Amalia, New Mexico. He honorably served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam Conflict. Following his service he worked and later retired
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Irene Louise Garcia Molinar, 51

Posted: Thursday, Jul 17th, 2014
Manassa resident Irene Louise Garcia Molinar, 51, passed away July 14, 2014 in Pueblo, Colorado. Irene was born on January 11, 1963 in Alamosa, Colorado, the daughter of Quentin Robert Garcia and Elizabeth Lydia Trujillo Garcia.
Irene was married to Melquiadez Molinar and had a son, Jamie and a daughter, Sonia. Irene was a loving wife, daughter, mother, grandmother,
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Josie Mary Lujan, 84

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 16th, 2014
Los Valdez's resident Josie Mary Lujan, 84, passed away July 14, 2014. Josie can be described as many things: a mother, a teacher, a community activist, an educational icon; you could even call her "Woman of the Year," but the best way to describe Josie is to say that she is an inspiration. Josie was an
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Clarence Donald Franklin, 74

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 16th, 2014
Monte Vista resident Clarence Donald Franklin, 74, passed away July 15, 2014. Clarence was born on September 10, 1939, in Conejos, Colorado, the son of Walter Scott Franklin and Sylvia Kathryn McMillian Franklin. Franklin was a wonderful son, brother and friend who enjoyed fishing, camping, and watching TV.
Clarence is survived by his brothers Walter Franklin and Lawrence Franklin,
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Louise Garcia Molinar, 51

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 16th, 2014
Manassa resident Irene Louise Garcia Molinar, 51, passed away on July 14, 2014 in Pueblo, Colorado. Arrangements are pending with Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.






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Luther Leroy Espinoza, 64

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 16th, 2014
Longtime valley resident Luther Leroy Espinoza, 64, passed away on July 14, 2014 at St. Anthony Hospital in Lakewood. Arrangements are pending and will be announced through Rogers Family Mortuary in Alamosa.
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Charles “Gordon” Mintle, 85

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 16th, 2014
Charles "Gordon" Mintle long time resident of Alamosa passed away in Monte Vista on July 13th 2014. He was 85.
Gordon was born in Lynnville, Iowa on December 11, 1928 to the late Phil and Adah (Biggs) Mintle. He received his education in Alamosa, and later served in the U.S. Army.
Gordon married Diane Patricia Montroy on March 15th, 1985
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Joan Lorraine Francis Lopez, 78

Posted: Monday, Jul 14th, 2014
Joan Lorraine Francis Lopez, 78, of Alamosa went to be with the Lord on July 12, 2014. 
She is preceded in death by her son, Kenneth Edward Lopez; her parents, John J. and Estrella Ortega; and granddaughter, Avery Jade Roberts.  
Joan is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Eddie Lopez; her children, Debbie (Larry) Romero, Cindy Roberts, Shelley
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Josephine Mary Lujan, 84

Posted: Monday, Jul 14th, 2014
Del Norte resident Josephine Mary Lujan, 84, passed away on July 14, 2014.Arrangements are pending with Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.
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Ruth Meina, 99

Posted: Monday, Jul 14th, 2014
Monte Vista resident Ruth Meina, 99, passed away on July 14, 2014. Arrangements are pending with Romero Funeral Home of Monte Vista.
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Filomena Ortega, 81

Posted: Friday, Jul 11th, 2014
Conejos resident Filomena Ortega, 81, passed away July 11, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Filomena was born on October 17, 1932 in Guadalupe, Colorado, the daughter of Jesus Armenta and Veneranda Martinez Armenta. Filomena was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend who enjoyed going to bingo, going gambling, crocheting, doing crafts
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David Barraza Palacio, 32

Posted: Friday, Jul 11th, 2014
David Barraza Palacio, 32, of Newport News, passed away on July 5, 2014.  
David was born in Luis B. Sanchez, Sonora, Mexico, and was a resident of Colorado Springs, CO for fifteen years during which time he was the kitchen manager for Mona Lisa Restaurant.  Fue Bautizado en el Nombre de Jesucristo en Abril de 1996 in Puerto Penasco,
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Joshua Correa, 25

Posted: Thursday, Jul 10th, 2014
Joshua Correa passed away at the young age of 25 on July 6, 2014.  He was born on February 18, 1989 in Alamosa, Colorado to Dianna Correa-Medina and Javier Correa.
Joshua is survived by his girlfriend Vanessa Medina of Alamosa, Colorado, aunts and uncles including, Donna (Simon) Garcia-Gutierrez of Colorado Springs, CO; Fern Garcia of Colorado Springs, CO; Marvin Medina
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Jeremy Gracia, 33

Posted: Thursday, Jul 10th, 2014
Jeremy Gracia was carried by our blessed Virgin Mother to our Lord on July 7, 2014. He is now in Glory. Jeremy was born to Genaro Gracia , Dorothy Espinoza and was a blessing to his Pops Robert Espinoza aka. Tio BoBo on January 22, 1981. He is now in the presence Jesus.
Jeremy has
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