Alamosa resident David M. Arellano, 50, went to be with the lord March 9, 2013. David was born September 25, 1962, in Del Norte, Colorado, the son of Leo Augustin Arellano and Corina Garcia Arellano. David enlisted and was a Veteran of the United States Army. David worked in the construction industry, he was a very good athlete in all aspects, he was a very caring person who enjoyed helping people, spending time with his mother and all of his family.
Survivors include his mother Corina Manzanares of Alamosa, CO; son David Arellano Jr., of Pueblo, CO; sisters; Ilda (Jesus) Villagomez and Ruby (Gabe) Archuleta both of Monte Vista, CO; Anna (Morris) Gailliard of Denver, CO; brothers; Don (Marlene) Arellano of Pueblo, CO; John (Mary Ann) Sandoval of Alamosa, CO. one grandson, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
David was preceded in death by his father Leo Augustine Arellano.
The family has chosen Cremation and a Prayer Service will be held on Monday, March 11, 2013, at the Templo-Sion, Assembly of God Church at 7:00 P.M. in Monte Vista, Colorado. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at 10:00 AM also at the Templo-Sion, Assembly of God Church in Monte Vista, CO. Inurnment will be at 2: 30 PM at the Alamosa Cemetery with full military honors. Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa is in care of the arrangements.