Rudy A. Trujillo(1960-2012)

Rudy A. Trujillo, 52, a lifetime resident of Coyote, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, in Coyote.

He was born in Las Vegas on Sept. 10, 1960, to Richard Trujillo and Maria C. Montaño-Trujillo.

He served in the United States Army.

He enjoyed fishing, horseback riding and working on the ranch.

A lifetime Catholic, he was a member of St. Gertrude's Church in Mora.

He was preceded in death by his mother: Maria C. Trujillo.

He is survived by his son: Rodolfo Trujillo, Jr. of Las Vegas; father: Richard Trujillo of Coyote; mother of his son: Joanna Trujillo of Las Vegas; brothers: Randy Trujillo of Mora, Tony Trujillo and wife Linda, Benjamin Trujillo and wife Eula, Manuel Trujillo and wife Celina, Raymond Trujillo all of Las Vegas; Joseph Trujillo of Mora, Phillip Trujillo and wife Cenda of Coyote, Moses Trujillo and wife Judy of Las Vegas; sisters: Isabel Valles and husband Lawrence of Albuquerque, Lorraine Austin of San Antonio, Texas; and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many friends.

Rosary devotional services were held at 7 p.m. on Thursday at St. Gertrude Church in Mora. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Friday at St. Gertrude Church with Father James Sanchez as celebrant.

Interment will follow at Santa Maria Cemetery in Coyote with the following serving as casket bearers: Rudolfo Trujillo Jr. Michael Trujillo, Raymond Trujillo, Eloy Trujillo, Manuel Trujillo and Phillip Trujillo, Jr. Serving as honorary bearers will be: Randy Trujillo, Tony Trujillo, Benjamin Trujillo, Raymond Trujillo, Joseph Trujillo, Phillip Trujillo, Moises Trujillo, Lorraine Trujillo and Isabel Trujillo.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Rogers Mortuary, Las Vegas, 1-800-479-3511 or 425-3511.

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Rogers Mortuary - Las Vegas
600 Reynolds Avenue  Las Vegas, NM 87701
Published in Las Vegas Optic on Oct. 12, 2012