Obituary: Luis Carlos Herrera & Donelia Marie Herrera |

Obituary: Luis Carlos Herrera & Donelia Marie Herrera

Luis Carlos Herrera & Donelia Marie Herrera
Luis Carlos Herrera & Donelia Marie Herrera
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October 4, 2021 – October 5, 2021

Luis Carlos Herrera, age 95, died on October 5, 2021 in Craig, CO at home. Luis was born on March 18, 1926 in Lyman Wyoming to Pilar and Trinidad Herrera.

Donelia Marie Herrera, age 91, died on October 4, 2021 in Craig, CO at Memorial Regional Health. Donelia was born on July 22,1930 to Mateo and Carmelita Martinez.

Luis and Donelia were married on July 18, 1949 in Tierra Amarilla, NM. They moved to Craig in 1951. They had 5 children, 8 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren. They loved camping, fishing and spending time with family.

Their sons Fred and Tony Herrera of Craig, CO; their daughter, Betty Herod of Craig, CO; and their daughter Luisa Peterman of Cortez, CO survive them.

They are preceded by their parents Pilar and Trinidad Herrera of Chama, NM; Mateo and Carmelita Martinez of Craig, CO; Siblings Virginia Herrera, Antonia Gutieriez, Beatrice Vigil and Manuel Martinez: son Lawrence Armando Herrera of Craig, CO; and granddaughter Michelle McGruder of Cortez, CO.

Services will be held at Saint Michaels Catholic Church on October 23, 2021 at 2pm.

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