Our beloved Father and Grandfather Demóstenes Brito, age 86 a lifelong resident of Dixon passed away peacefully on October 16, 2022 after a lengthy illness. He was born on February 14, 1936 in Dixon, NM to Jose and Elisa Brito. He is preceded in death by his wife Lillian, son Leonard, daughter Emily, grandson Damian, brothers Obed and Arsenio, sister Geneva Sanchez.
Demóstenes is survived by his sons Halbert (Cindy) of Espanola, Ernest (Brenda) of Dixon, Larry (Manuelita) of Dixon, daughters Patsy (Paul) Trujillo of Rio Chiquito, Sandra (Manuel) Trujillo of Rio Chiquito, his sister Margie Sanchez (Bobby) of Dixon and sister-in-law Dora Brito of Questa; 11 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren as well as numerous nephews, nieces, other loving relatives and friends.
Our sincere gratitude to Del Corazon and staff, his nurses Andrea Trujillo, Felisha Torres, HHA’s for providing special care and services throughout the years.
Private arrangements have been made for Demostenes Brito.
The family of Demostenes Brito has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of the Espanola Valley. (505) 747-7477.