Robert A. Naranjo, 29, a resident of Española passed away on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 following a lengthy illness. He was preceded in death by paternal grandmother; Bernie Naranjo; maternal grandmother, Angie Hayes and uncle, Louis Lujan. Robert is survived by his father; Donald Naranjo and companion Kathy Montoya; mother, Angela Romero and husband Delaino, Estrella Guillen whom he loved as his own daughter; brothers, Jeremy and Jeffrey Naranjo; grandfathers, Jose Mel Naranjo, Fidel Garcia and John Hayes; aunt, Rose Marie Lujan; uncle, Benjie Naranjo and cousins, Jennifer and Kenneth and aunt, Barbara Ricci and husband John and cousin, Brandon; step-brother, Kevin Romero and wife Rebecca; step-sister, Kristie Valdez and husband Jerome; plus many aunts, uncles, relatives and friends. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 12, 2013 at La Iglesia de Santa Cruz de la Canada. Memorial mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, August, 13, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. also at La Iglesia de Santa Cruz de la Canada. Private burial to follow at a later date. The family of Robert Naranjo has entrusted their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Española Valley.