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 Antonia Rita <I>Rodriguez</I> Trujillo

Antonia Rita Rodriguez Trujillo

Death 30 Sep 2012 (aged 84)
New Mexico, USA
Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Plot 20-739
Memorial ID 98176151 · View Source
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Antonia was predeceased by her parents Juan Luis and Juanita Rodriguez; brothers: Lugardo Rodriguez (Candelaria), Manuel Rodriguez (Elvira), and Luis Rodriguez (Salome); sisters: Eloisa Vigil, Adelina Martinez (Fidel), and Celia Cruz (Desiderio); grandson: Shawn Trujillo; parents-in-law Gonzalo and Celina Trujillo; brothers-in-law: Apolinario Trujillo and Roy Quintana; and sister-in-law: Manuelita Trujillo.

Antonia was survived by her husband of 65 years, Jose Teodoro Trujillo; 14 children: Vitalia Serrano (Antonio) of Grand Junction, Colorado; Mary Ann Vigil of Española, Piedad Chavez (Jose) of Española, Roger Trujillo (Cora) of Rio Rancho, Arturo Trujillo (Cathy) of Chimayo, Ruth Cordova (Donny) of Rio Chama, Ray Trujillo (Connie) of Coyote, Gabriel Trujillo (Geraldine) of San Pedro, Lupe Gonzalez (Simon) of Grand Junction, Colorado; Gonzalo Trujillo (Barbara) of Santa Cruz, John Trujillo (Debbie) of Rio Rancho, Ted Trujillo (Nora) of Santa Cruz, Paul Trujillo (Idalia) of Alcalde, and Karl Trujillo (Christina) of Rio Rancho; 39 grandchildren and 56 great-grandchildren; sister Lugarda Quintana; sisters-in-law: Cleo Salazar (Leo) and Adelires Trujillo; brother-in-law Endalesmo Trujillo; 2 granddaughters that she helped raise: Bernadette and Miranda Trujillo; and many nephews, nieces and friends.

Antonia was a beloved wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend to all. She was a very outgoing and friendly woman, who easily made friends everywhere she went. She raised an amazing family and enjoyed teaching others. She worked for many years as a teacher assistant and substitute teacher and was also a foster grandparent at Abiquiu Elementary for many years. She was very active in her church where she sang in the choir, served as a Eucharistic minister and taught catechism. She enjoyed traveling and visiting with her family.

Public visitation and Rosary were on October 2, 2012 in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial was on October 3, 2012 at St. Thomas Apostle Parish in Abiquiu. Burial was on October 4, 2012 in the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Pallbearers: Karl Trujillo Jr., Julian Trujillo, Jeremy Trujillo, Jason Gonzalez, Ricky Vigil, Patricio Chavez, Corey Trujillo, Russell Trujillo, Zachery Trujillo and Delbert Trujillo. Honorary pallbearers were her remaining grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 98176151
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Antonia Rita Rodriguez Trujillo (6 Dec 1927–30 Sep 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98176151, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by truchasnm (contributor 47143330) .