Eugenio G. Lujan, 73, born September 21, 1947 passed absent peacefully at household surrounded by family on Monday, August 2, 2021 right after a courageous battle with cancer. Eugenio is survived by his spouse of 52 decades, Shirley Lujan, sons Gene (Valerie) Lujan, Roger (Joan) Lujan, daughter, Louise Campos (Tito), daughter Theresa Lopez (her kids and grandchildren). He was the proud grandfather to Alyssa and Joseph Campos, Shayleen and Anthony Lujan, Luke Archuleta and sons, John Paul and Career, and Nichole Archuleta and sons, Rudy and Jude. He was blessed with two terrific-grandchildren Jaden and Adah Leyba-Moya. He is also survived by his brothers, George (Velma), Michael Lujan (Lorraine), Alfred Lujan and sister, Cecelia Lujan sister-in-legislation, Tina Lujan, brothers -in-regulation, Antonio Ikie, Johnny, Phillip (Bertha), and Tim DeVargas, sisters-in-law, Margie Martinez (Fred), Elaine Rice, Lorraine Vigil (Fidel), and Pam Quihuis and various nephews and nieces. He was preceded in loss of life by his youngest son Adam Lujan for whom he by no means stopped grieving his mom and father, Josefina and Ruben Lujan his father and mother-in-regulation, Tony DeVargas and Louise, brother, Delfino Lujan, sister, Amelia Bustos and sister-in-legislation, Ruth Lujan, Brothers-in-law, Jimmy Lujan, Alfredo and Gerald DeVargas, as effectively as uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, cousins and fantastic close friends whom he beloved dearly. After his discharge from the US Military in 1970, he moved his younger relatives to Española, NM the place he lived right until his passing. He was most happy to have coached his sons baseball and numerous sports activities, he cherished his excursions to Denver exactly where his daughter and son-in-legislation, spoiled him. He liked occasions he and his wife played co-ed volleyball and each played softball on their respective groups. Eugenio was an Exxon support station proprietor for a couple decades until finally he still left in April 1986 to start off a extensive profession with the Teamsters Local Union #492 in Los Alamos, NM. His work included driving buses, federal government taxi and vans. Gene also served as the union steward. He remaining KSL to do the job a further 5 yrs with Portage Recycling facility also in Los Alamos right up until he retired in 2011.
Eugenio will be remembered for his honesty and truthfulness. You usually realized exactly where you stood with him. This obtained him genuine good friends and considerably regard from all he realized and labored with. As with several Vietnam War Veterans, Eugenio struggled with reminiscences of the war and in his later a long time, kept his inner thoughts to share predominantly with family and a pretty number of close friends. Gene answered a simply call to take part in an Acts retreat with the Pojoaque group and was most grateful for the open doorway that assisted him work by way of some of his PTSD. General public visitation will be held Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at 4:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Household of Espanola, NM, Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday August 26, 2021 at 12:00 noon, at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church with burial to follow at the Santa Fe Countrywide Cemetery at 2:15 p.m. The church is still observing Covid secure practices Masks will be necessary. Serving as Pallbearers are Gene Lujan, Roger Lujan, Louise Campos, Tito Campos, Anthony Lujan and George Lujan. We would like to thank Ambercare staff. A distinctive thanks to his nurse Anna Dixon for the huge treatment delivered his very last two months. Eugenio G. Lujan’s Loved ones has entrusted the treatment of their cherished one particular to DeVargas Funeral House & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477-www.devargasfuneral.com