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Larry "La Pajara" Herrera

March 29, 2021


LARRY “LA PAJARA” HERRERA, 74, a resident of La Petaca, suddenly taken form this life on Monday, March 29, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Flora Herrera; parents, Alex and Edumenia Herrera; step-son, Antonio Lujan, sisters, Felonise Vigil, Lillian Barela, Lovieda Martinez, Adelma Esquibel; and brother, George Berry. Larry “La Pajara” was a huge hearted man, he helped everyone he could even those that were beyond help, but he tried. He showed many how to be men. He showed compassion and love to all he touched. He will be greatly missed by all far and near but always know he will always be right here in your heart. Larry is survived by his daughter, Sandra Herrera (Shane), son, Isidoro Herrera; step-children, Yvonne Kessinger, Anita Torrez, Crystal Mondragon, Brian Lujan, Felicia Sparks, brother, Louie Berry (Julie) 23 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and many extended family and friends.  Public visitation will be held on Monday, April 12, 2021 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory. Rosary will be held on April 14, 2021 at Larry's residence in La Petaca at 10:00 am and burial to follow at La Petaca Cemetery. The family of Larry Herrera has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley.

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Joann Vigil

April 11, 2021 10:42 PM

Condolences to Doro and Sandra on the loss of your dad he will be greatly missed... I remember everytime he saw me he would say Joannnnnn how are you and shake my hand....and we laugh
Such a sweet man. 

Rosalie Gonzlez

April 10, 2021 4:55 PM
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My condolences to all the family of Uncle Larry Herrera, such a great uncle you’ll never be forgotten, RIP, until we meet again, Heaven gained an angel 👼 ❤️ Rosalie Gonzalez vigil, Michelle TAFOYA n family, Luis Gonzalez n family

The Vigil's

April 10, 2021 2:04 PM

Our Deepest Condolences - Michael and Darlene Vigil, Michael Jeremy Vigil, Juan S. Vigil, Rosalie Gonzalez-Vigil, Lillian Vigil, Ricky Vigil. Joann, Stephanie and Makayla Vigil.
May God Bless You
The Vigil's

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Manny Sedillo

April 7, 2021 5:24 PM

Rest in Peace Mr Larry..... Prayers from the Sedillo Familia.....

Fernando gurule

April 4, 2021 8:34 PM

To the herrera family larry was a Good individual. I worked with him at the nmdot for a while. He was knowledgeable and a very good loader operator. RIP. Larry.

Fernando Gurule

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