Elvira Aurora Herrera

November 17, 2021


Elvira Herrera, 74, a resident of El Duende, passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny Herrera Jr.; sister, MaryAnn Trujillo, brothers, Gilbert Atencio and Kenny Vigil; stepbrother, Martin Quiroz; brother-in-law, Eddie Atencio and sister-in-law, JoAnn Herrera.

Elvira was the most loving and wonderful person that would do anything for anyone. She loved her family whole heartedly and was a very religious woman who served her Lord and Savior entirely. She loved working with children and enjoyed her time at Los Ninos Kindergarten as a teacher aide.

Mrs. Herrera is survived by her children, Debbie Quintana, Tammy Romero (John), Johnny Herrera III; step-mom, Mary Vigil; siblings, Michael Vigil, (Louella) Liz Baca, Evelyn Vigil and Darlene Vigil; grandchildren, Tim, Kayla and Tylene Herrera, Johnathan Romero, Johnny Herrera IV, Jeremy Herrera, Keanna Quintana, Brandan Romero, Julian Martinez, Ezekiel Romero, Justin, Joni Martinez and Ernesto Sena; great-grandchildren, Hayley and Caleb Voight, Marileena DeAguero, Nevaeh Herrera, Kamille Quintana, Abigail Herrera, Hazel Romero, Aryiel, Elyanna Herrera; mother-in-law, Amada Herrera and numerous other relatives and friends.

Services will be held on Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at Victory Faith church at 10:00 a.m. in Espanola, NM and the burial will be following at the Dixon Apostolic Cemetery. Serving the family as pallbearers are Tim Herrera, Jonathan, Brandan and Ezekiel Romero, Johnny Herrera III, Julian Martinez, Jeremy Herrera and Brian Voight. The family of Elvira Herrera have entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477

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