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In Memory of

Marie T. Lujan

January 28, 1927 - September 11, 2017

Obituary


Marie Torres Lujan, born January 28, 1927 in Trinidad, Colorado, formerly of Arvada, Colorado, passed away September 11, 2017 in Greeley, Colorado, at the age of 90. She spent her early years living on a farm and going to school in Hoehne, Colorado. Her family moved to Trinidad when she was eight years old, shortly after her father passed away. In 1948, she married Adam Lujan in Trinidad and they moved to Denver to live and raise their family.


She worked at Colorado National Bank as an IBM Operator, for over 30 years....

Marie Torres Lujan, born January 28, 1927 in Trinidad, Colorado, formerly of Arvada, Colorado, passed away September 11, 2017 in Greeley, Colorado, at the age of 90. She spent her early years living on a farm and going to school in Hoehne, Colorado. Her family moved to Trinidad when she was eight years old, shortly after her father passed away. In 1948, she married Adam Lujan in Trinidad and they moved to Denver to live and raise their family.


She worked at Colorado National Bank as an IBM Operator, for over 30 years. Cooking for and feeding others was what made her happy. She was always on hand to help take care of grandchildren and great grandchildren. Marie belonged to the Altar & Rosary Society at Shrine of Saint Anne Catholic Church in Arvada for 40 years. She volunteered to cook and to serve for funerals at the church. She also enjoyed traveling, whether it was a camping trip, going to Mexico, Europe or Egypt or traveling around the United States.


She was a shy person and had a heart of gold. She is much loved by and will be missed by all of her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family, and friends.


She was preceded in death by her parents, Fermin and Lucinda Torres, brothers, Ernest, Vincent, Sam and Phillip Torres, and sisters Sally Doran and Rose Sanchez, husband Adam Lujan, daughter Diane Martin, grandsons Anthony and Kevin Martin, and son-in-law Joe Martin,


Marie is survived by her five children Janell (Terry) Boggs, Joyce Lujan Martinez, Barbara (Geno) Standifird, Darryl (Stasia) Lujan and Karen (Mike) Langston. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Leticia (Jim) Martinez Alexee, Manuel Martinez, Lauressa Lujan, Tonya Martin, Krystal Gomez, Sara Langston (Dustin Allen), Adam Langston, Jesse Langston, Bridgette Chadd, Terri Miller, Angel Boggs, Noel Hayward and their families. In addition, she is survived by her great-grandchildren, James Alexee, Dominic Baier, Dante Baier, Satin Martin, Shyla McGarvey, Joe McGarvey, Immagine Trujillo, Deaglan Langston, Delilah Allen, and Danica Allen.



Visitation will be Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. with a rosary to follow at 6:30 p.m. at Olinger Mortuary, 4345 West 46th Avenue, Denver, CO 80212.



The funeral Mass will be at Church of the Holy Ghost, 1900 California Street, Denver, CO 80202 on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. with a reception to follow.



Burial will be Monday, September 18, 2017 at Fort Logan National Cemetery, 4400 West Kenyon Avenue, Denver, CO 80236 at 9:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shrine of Saint Anne Catholic Church, 7555 Grant Place, Arvada, CO, 80002, or to the charity of your choice.