Ismael Flores Lujan, 60, of Big Spring passed away Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Midland Memorial Hospital. The family will receive friends on Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM and Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. A vigil service will begin at 7:00 PM. Funeral mass will be Monday, April 18, 2016 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park. |
He was born January 6, 1956 to Erlinda Flores Lujan and Santos Lopez Lujan, Sr. in Big Spring, Texas. He was a lifetime resident of Big Spring. He married Jackie Sides, April 23, 2007. He graduated from Big Spring High School, attended Howard College and later received his bachelor's degree at Texas Tech. Ismael managed Barnes-Pelliter Store, worked at the Chevron plant in Vealmoor and later West Texas Gas. He had worked the last twelve years for Big Spring's Alon Refinery. He loved music and classic cars, especially his 1980 El Camino. Ismael's favorite past time was time spent with his family, but especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife: Jackie Lujan; one son: Damian Ismael Lujan; two daughters: Kirsten Nicole Lujan and Amber Murphy and her husband Lance; one brother: Santos Lopez Lujan, Jr. and wife Mary Lou of Big Spring; one sister: Virginia Lujan Moran and husband Robert of Arlington; three grandchildren: Christian Lucas Yanez, Ian Michael Paredez and Nolen Bryen Murphy all of Big Spring; one nephew: Santos Lopez (Tre') Lujan III of San Antonio and one niece: Adrianna Billalba Lujan of Lubbock.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one niece: RosaLynda Lujan.
Pallbearers will be: Albert Arriola, Dana Jones, Albert Deleon, John Leonardi, James Vande Weerd, Damian Ismael Lujan, Santos L. Lujan III and Phillip Martinez. Honorary Pallbearers are: Kevin Murphy, Lance Murphy, Mike Flores, David Uribe, O.M.I. and Billy Smith.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on Apr. 18, 2016