|Death: ||Oct. 6, 2012|
Raymond "Ray", a resident of Chimayo, passed away peacefully at home with his loving family at his side. He was predeceased by his parents: Eligio and Lorencita Baca; brother Cecilio Baca; paternal grandparents: Cecilio and Delfinia Baca; maternal grandparents: Ramon and Pablita Jaramillo.
Ray was survived by his sisters: Vangie Baca and Teresita Baca of Chimayo; aunts: Mary Lucero of Santa Fe; Susie Baca of Chimayo; Maryann Jaramillo of Chimayo; and Emma Trujillo of Chimayo; uncles: Ross Baca (wife Josie) of Chimayo; Ursulo Baca of Las Vegas, Nevada; Celso Baca (wife Beatrice) of Raton, New Mexico; Joe Avila (wife Cleo) of Chimayo; and Samuel Jaramillo (wife Rosa) of Espaņola; and many loving friends, relatives and neighbors.
Ray graduated from Highlands University with a bachelor's degree in Biology. From there, he worked in Espaņola for many years as an Inspector with the Environmental Agency. Ray loved joking with his family and friends, and enjoyed watching his favorite football team, the Chicago Bears. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Public visitation was on October 11, 2012 in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory. Mass of Christian burial was on October 11, 2012 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Chimayo. Burial followed at El Potrero Cemetery in Chimayo. Pallbearers: Cipriano Martinez, Charlie Lucero, David Fernandez, Thomas Baca, Andy Baca and Alfred Baca.
El Potrero de Chimayo Holy Family Parish Cemetery
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: truchasnm
Record added: Oct 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98508660
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