Antonito resident Terry F. Jiron, 53, passed away April 16, 2013.
Terry was born on October 25, 1959 in La Jara, Colorado the son of Efrim Jiron and Amelia Barela Jiron. Terry was a wonderful son, father, grandfather and brother who enjoyed collecting wood, fishing, yard work and the time he spent with loving family and friends.
Survivors his mother Amelia Jiron of Antonito, CO; daughter Jennifer Jiron (Brian Lujan) of Colorado Springs, CO; son Adam Jiron of Antonito, CO; granddaughter Arriana Lujan of Colorado Springs, CO; sisters Dolores Levine of Pueblo, CO; Melanie Jiron of Colorado Springs, CO; brothers Darrell Jiron of Colorado Springs, CO; Ronnie (Anita) Jiron of Denver, CO; Efrim Jiron Jr. of Antonito, CO. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Terry was preceded in death by his father Efrim Jiron, one daughter Vanessa Jiron, three brothers Virgil, Jeffrey and Jeremy Jiron.
Cremation was chosen and a Vigil Service with Recitation of the Rosary will be held on Friday, April 26, 2013 at 7:00 PM at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1:00 PM also at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Conejos. Inurnment will follow at the La Florida Cemetery in Lobatos. Arrangements are in care of Romero Funeral Home of Antonito.