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Larry Luke Manzanares

May 23, 2021


Larry Luke Manzanares (43), a resident of Espanola passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 23, 2021, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Luke was a loving father, son, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend. He was an amazing man, a hard worker and a jack of all trades

He was preceded in death by his father Ventura Manzanares, brother Dominic Manzanares, and great grandparents J.L. and Comora Robinson.

He is survived by his companion, Melinda Madrid; his mother, Comora Naranjo; siblings; Tovah Martinez, Moraya Gutierrez, Nicolas Naranjo; brother-in-law’s, Billy Merrifield and Jeremy Gutierrez; nephews and nieces, Joshua and Isaiah Martinez and Noa and Jonah Gutierrez; grandparents Fidel and Alice Naranjo; his children, Santiago, Luke Jr., and Dani; and many uncles and aunts, Marlene (Adrian) Trujillo, Michelle (Michael) Martinez, and Fidel Naranjo, Solomon (Diana) Manzanares, Dolores (Jim) Balkey, Fermin (Jenny) Manzanares, Barbara and Eusebio Manzanares.  He is also survived by many other family members and friends.

Memorial will be held on Thursday, June 3, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at the Valley Bible Baptist church in Arroyo Seco. The family of Larry Luke has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477


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Karen Taylor

June 3, 2021 8:26 PM

My deepest sympathies, Cammie. My heart goes out to you. Know that your son is with his Lord and Savior.  

Raymond and Carol Wheeler

June 1, 2021 4:46 PM

Cammie and family.  We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your dear son.  May the Dear Lord give you all the comfort and strength you need to get you through this difficult time.

Sue Rabener

May 31, 2021 9:01 PM

Cammie and family. My heart is with you. My prayers are heartfelt. I loved Luke and enjoyed his company anytime I was blessed to be with him. I remember and treasure our prayer times. He is safe in glory and we will see him again. Much love to you. May Abba carry and comfort you.

Dolores Roybal

May 31, 2021 8:24 PM

Dearest Cammie and family, sending my sincere condolences on the death of your son, May the beautiful memories you have of Larry help you through these most difficult days. I will pray for your family, May our Dear Lord bless all of you.

Dolores J. Roybal ( Lucille Trambley’s sister)

Lucille Ortiz

May 29, 2021 12:27 PM

Cami my condolences , of the loss of your First Born son , I'm so sorry to here of Larry jr passing, it is so sad I didn't get to know him , only as a baby , Love his Auntie Lucille ( Roybal) Ortiz

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