Antonio "Tono" Andre Trujillo, 38, beloved and devoted, father, fiancé, son, brother, grandson, nephew and friend, was embraced by the Lord and taken to eternal rest, Monday, July 22, 2013.
He was a resident of Albuquerque; formerly of Las Vegas, where he graduated from Robertson High School and was an undergraduate of Highlands University. He went on to receive his degree as a barber in 2012, and was currently employed with Ace Barber Shop in Albuquerque.
He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force in Kuwait; the decorations awarded to Antonio were: Army Achievement Medal, Air Force Training Ribbon, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, Air Force Good Conduct Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.
Antonio's hobbies were music, singing along with the radio, baseball, camping, fishing, golf and family gatherings. He especially loved spending time with his son and fiancée; he had a special place in his heart for his loving aunts, cousins. Antonio will be fondly remembered as a soft spoken, lovable and caring person.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Evangeline Trujillo; maternal grandparents, Jesus and Carmen Gomez; and cousin, Monica DeLara.
Antonio is survived by his precious son, Antonio "Tonito" Enrique Trujillo; his fiancée, Rheannon Aragon; his loving mother Gloria Gomez Kilkenny and husband, John; his father, Ron Trujillo and Juanita Paiz; his paternal grandfather, Daniel J. Trujillo; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, extended relatives and a host of friends. Antonio will be greatly missed by all.
Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday in the Chapel of Daniels Family Funeral Services - Alameda Mortuary, 9420 Fourth Street NW, where a rosary will be recited at 5 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at noon on Wednesday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Bernalillo. Interment will take place at 12:45 p.m. Friday at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Casket bearers will be: Robert Gutierrez, John Charles O'Neil, David Vigil, Juan Romero, Esteban Trujillo, Carlos Trujillo, JoJo Codero and Ricardo Chavez.
To view service information or sign the guest book, visit www.danielsfuneral.com
Arrangements under the direction of Daniels Family Funeral Services Alameda Mortuary, 9420 Fourth Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114, (505) 898-3160.