Obituary: Erlinda L. Trujillo of Cordova


Obituary: Erlinda L. Trujillo of Cordova

Obituary: ERLINDA L. TRUJILLO, 84, a resident of Cordova, passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 following a lengthy illness.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Feloquio and Eloisa Lopez; in-laws, Julian and Natividad Trujillo; son-in-law, Mike R. Martinez; brother-in-law, Max and Carolina Trujillo. Erlinda was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She worked in Los Alamos for many years, she enjoyed spending time with her family.

Erlinda is survived by her husband, Ismael E. Trujillo; daughters, Lubella Martinez, Carmelita Sanchez; grandchildren, Tessie Sanchez, Chris Martinez (Jessica Maes), Jaquelyn Mondragon (Pete), special grandson, Michael Martinez (Shannon), great-grandchildren, Antonise Martinez, Marcos Romero, Jonah and Ethan Mondragon, Cruz Martinez, Nicholas Sandoval, and Destinee and Chanel Martinez; sister-in-law, Dora Bustos and husband Elias, and many other loving family and friends.

Public visitation will begin on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory, with a rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, August 28, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church in Chimayo, with a burial to follow at the San Antonio de Padua Cemetery in Cordova.

Serving the family as pallbearers are Michael, Cruz, Chris, Pete, Marcos, Jonah, and Ethan. Honorary pallbearers, Antonise, Destinee, and Chanel.


The family of Erlinda L. Trujillo has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Española Valley. 505-747-7477 –