Andres Lovato , 77, a resident of Coyote, was called to our Lord on Monday, April 12, 2021. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 59 years, Lucy Lovato. His parents, Adriana and Salomon Lovato; grandson, Marcos Lovato and sister-in-law, Genara Lovato.
Andres is survived by his children, Sandra Lovato, Bernie Lovato and wife Terri, Barbara Randall and husband, Dion, Sharon Lovato and Ray, Ronald Lovato and Raquel, Bonnie Lovato and Shane, Melisendro Lovato and wife, Caroline and Gilberto Lovato and fiancé Ocaris; grandson raised as a son, Ryan Lovato; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; siblings, Salomon Jr. and Glenda Lovato, Eliza and Andronico Martinez, Chris and Marlene Lovato, Richard Lovato, Genara and Moises Archuleta, Joseph and Susan Lovato, Theresa and Freddy Velasquez, Evelyn and Andy Martinez, Thelma and Ronnie Chavez, Grace and Eddy Salazar, Randy Lovato and Valerie. Along with many close friends and family.
Public visitation will be held on Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Peace of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory with a rosary to follow at 5:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the San Juan de Bautista Catholic Church in Coyote with a burial to follow at the Coyote Catholic Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Daniel Gonzales, Dion Randall Jr., Justin Turano, Augustine Lovato, Alonso Lovato and Ryan Lovato. Honorary pallbearers will be the remaining grandchildren and his beloved sister-in-law, Rosa “Chata” Jaramillo. The family of Andres Lovato has entrusted their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Española Valley.