SAN PABLO — San Pablo resident Juanita S. Rael, 52, passed away December 18, 2012. Juanita was born January 19, 1960, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the daughter of William Martinez and Sadie Chacon. She was a devoted wife and mother. She often substituted as teacher in her children’s schools. She enjoyed horseback riding, fishing and the time she spent with her husband, her boys and all her family. Juanita was full of life and laughter and would brighten any room she was in. Juanita was an amazing mother, wife, sister, and friend. She truly left her mark on this world and with everyone she met. It has been a blessing to know her.
Juanita is survived by her husband Erving R. Rael of the family home in San Pablo, CO; her mother Sadie Cardenas of Colorado Springs, CO; her father William L. (Shirley) Martinez of Colorado Springs, CO; mother-in-law Carmel (Odosio) Rael of San Pablo, CO; daughter-in-law Anita Sandoval of San Luis, CO; grandchildren, Carlos Rael and Juan Rael Jr. both of Colorado Springs; Juanito Rael, Gisele Rael and Mayellana Rael all of San Luis, CO; sisters Edith Martinez and Katrina Cardenas both of Colorado Springs, CO; Rosemary Taylor of San Luis, CO; brother William Cardenas of Rawlins, WY. Juanita is also survived by many, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Juanita was preceded in death by her sons Juan Odosio Rael and Erving Miguel Rael.
Cremation was chosen and a private family service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are in care of Romero Funeral Home of San Luis, Colorado.