Theron W. Valdez, age 19, died October 17, 2005. He was born January 29, 1986 in Trinidad, Colorado to Ronald and Terri Valdez.
He was a lifelong resident of the Trinidad area and attended Hoehne High School. His family and friends said he was one of the nicest kids you ever met, generous and very loving of his family and friends. His grandfather said he hugged him every time he saw him, not just occasionally. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother Marcia Rollf, great-grandmother Ruth Greenwood and great-grandfather Tom Valdez.
He is survived by parents Ron and Terri Valdez, Trinidad; sisters Ronda (Cris Samora) Valdez, Trinidad; Audrey (Jason) Lambert, Columbus, IN; nieces and nephews David and Phoena Rameriz; August, Gideon, Ezekiel and Jaiah Ske; grandparents Evelyn (Raymond Lopez) Valdez, Trinidad; Nash (Cindy) Valdez, Willard, NM; Lee (Angie) Rollf, Trinidad;
Pallbearers will be Steven Valdez Jr., Cy Adams, John Tomsic, Eddie Martinez, Johnny Martinez and Kelly Romlow. Honorary pallbearers will be Bill Massarotti, Ken Espinosa, Jerry Grasso, Anton Tomsic, Bud Adams, Raymond Lopez and all his friends.
Visitation will be Sunday October 23, 2005 from 2 PM to 6 PM at the Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home. A Rosary will be held Monday October 24, 2005 at 9 AM at Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home. A funeral mass will be held Monday October 24, at 10 AM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with Fr.Tom Melacon, S.J., officiating. Entombment will follow at the Trinidad Catholic Cemetery.
The family may be contacted at 38160 Hwy 350.
The family has entrusted Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home with the arrangements.