San Luis resident Maria D. Vigil, 97, passed away at the Rio Grande Nursing Home in La Jara, CO surrounded by her loving family. Maria was born on June 20, 1916, the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Vicente Gonzales. Maria was a homemaker and was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who enjoyed embroidery, crocheting and being with her grandchildren.
Survivors include daughters Rosalie Aragon, San Luis, CO and Cleo (Eloy) Gonzales, also of San Luis, CO; her grandchildren Jessica (Carlos) Lobato, Chama, CO; Thomas Aragon, Chama, CO; and Denise (Clyde Sandoval) Gonzales, San Luis, CO.
Maria was preceded in death by her husband Zacarias Vigil, son Modesto Vigil, grandchild Denny Gonzales, great grandchild Dominic Lobato, and one sister Celina Martinez.
A Vigil Service with recitation of the Rosary will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at Sangre De Cristo Catholic Church in San Luis, CO.
Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Friday, June 28, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Sangre De Cristo Catholic Church in San Luis, CO. Interment will be at Sangre De Cristo Cemetery in San Luis, CO.
Arrangements are in care of Romero Valley Funeral Home of Alamosa.