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 Ernestine <I>Trujillo</I> Chavez

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Ernestine Trujillo Chavez

  • Birth 13 Oct 1921 Vallecitos (La Madera), Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, USA
  • Death 8 Aug 1995 Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
  • Burial Santa Cruz, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
  • Memorial ID 42121957

Ernestine, formerly of Vallecitos and resident of Española, passed away in St. Vincent Hospital in Santa Fe. She was predeceased by parents Rafael and Refugio Trujillo; and husband Maximiano Chavez.

Ernestine was survived by son Ralph Trujillo of Albuquerque; 5 daughters: Pauline Irons and Maxine Vigil of San Mateo, California; Cleo Herrera of Arlington, Texas; Elda MArtinez of La Mesilla; and Donna M. Pflaum of South Carolina; 4 sisters: Darita Martinez, Josefa Madrid, Porfie Rivera, and Ramona Martinez, all of Española; 13 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and other relatives.

Ernestina was a member of the Española Hospital Auxiliary.

Funeral services were on 11 Aug 1995 in Holy Cross Church in Santa Cruz. Burial was in the Holy Cross Cemetery. Pallbearers: Ralph Trujillo Jr., James Vigil, Max Trujillo, Richard Herrera, Duane Martinez, and Mel Jaramillo.





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  • Added: 18 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42121957
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ernestine Trujillo Chavez (13 Oct 1921–8 Aug 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42121957, citing Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Santa Cruz, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by truchasnm (contributor 47143330) .