Colorado Springs/San Luis resident Alex Pacheco Jr., 79, passed away peacefully on February 25, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado surrounded by his loving family. Alex was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. He was born in Penasco, New Mexico on September 15, 1933 the first of seven children born to Alex and Manuelita Pacheco. He was united in marriage to Delia Pacheco for 46 years.
He loved going to church. Family and friends were extremely important in his life. He enjoyed trips to New Mexico to visit family. He loved the outdoors and also loved spending time watching wrestling.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his devoted wife Delia M. Pacheco, loving children Linda Stout of Glenrose, TX; Abbygail Watkins of Blooming Grove, TX; Lorraine (Rick) Garcia of Colorado Springs, CO; Shelly (Richard) Kuhn of Colorado Springs, CO; Don (Anita) Pacheco of Colorado Springs, CO; precious grandchildren Ramona, Joseph, Joshua, Alex, Randy, Christopher, Jeremy, Donny, Jasmine, Mercedes, Tristen, Nicholas, great-grandchildren Omari, Gabriel, Jacob, Jonah, Marcial, Idasia and Harper; brothers and sisters Diego (Linda) Pacheco of Ogden, UT; Robert (Anna) Pacheco of Farmington, NM; Melicendro (Pauline) Pacheco of Alamosa, CO; Eleanor Garduno of Alamosa, CO; Irene Lobato of San Luis, CO. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Alex was preceded in death by his parents Alex and Manuelita Pacheco and one sister Rose Mondragon.
A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 1, 2013 at 11:00 AM at the Grace Chapel in San Luis, Colorado. Interment will follow at the Apostolic Cemetery in San Luis. Romero Funeral Home of San Luis was entrusted with the care of the arrangements.