Herman Trujillo was born Sept. 13, 1938, and died on Dec. 14, 2013, in Denver.
He was born to Bernabe and Josefita Trujillo n San Miguel, New Mexico.
His brother Tony Trujillo preceded him in death on Nov. 9, 2013.
Survivors include sister Theresa (Rudy Aguilar) of Denver; wife of 56 years Betty (Romero) Trujillo; sons David Trujillo and Brian Trujillo; grandchildren Zack and Sarah; many relatives, nephews, nieces, cousins and in-laws, as well as his best friend Urbano Mares.
Herman served in Antonito as Trustee, Mayor and Senior Center board member. He served in the Armed Services, Air Force, Air National Guard. He was a member of the V.F.W., OSOT in Aurora, Knights of Columbus and Monte Vista Pilots Association.
He had a love for walking and mountain climbing.
Services will be in Denver with visitation from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26, at Romero Funeral Home, 46th and Tejon. Viewing will be from 8-10 a.m. and funeral service at 10 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Lady of Guadalupe Church, 1209 West 36th Ave. Burial will be in the Ft. Logan Cemetery.