Richard Baca, our dearly beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather, went home to our Lord and Savior on August 27, 2015.
He was born in Trinidad, CO, on December 1, 1934 to Emilia and Sartonino Baca.
Richard loved the Denver Broncos and never missed a game.
He loved watching his Western movies and shows.
He enjoyed listening to his Spanish and country music and requested a song every Sunday and dedicated it to his wife.
He was an avid sportsman and loved playing baseball in his younger days.
He was a great fisherman.
Richard and his wife Lucille, were always having a good time, and never left the dance floor until the very end.
Before leaving this world, Richard asked the family to care for his wife, the love of his life.
Preceding him in death are parents Sartinino and Emilia Baca, son Filbert Baca, brother Albert Baca, sisters Dora and Rosie, mother in law Lucia Armijo and father in law Felix Fransua.
He is survived by wife of 61 years Lucille Baca, daughters May(John) Ortiz, Isabel Baca, Anna Gonzales (Edward Martinez), sons Richard (Virginia) Baca, Felix Baca, sister Jennie, brothers and sister in law, Mike (Rose) Armijo, Nash Montoya, and his grand and great grandchildren whom he loved very much. Also surviving are his numerous nieces, nephews, cousins other family and friends.
Funeral services are Friday, September 4, 2015 with Rosary at 9Am at the Comi Chapel, followed by the Funeral Mass at 10Am at Holy Trinity church.
Inurnment will follow at the Trinidad Catholic Cemetery.
Honorary escorts ae Orlando Baca, Edward Ortiz, Patrick Ortiz Edward Martinez Victor Herrera, Hector Herrera, Dustin Castellano, Felix Baca, Richard Baca, Matt Lovato and Chris Gerardo.
Arrangements made under the direction of the Comi Funeral Home.