Theresa Lujan, 77 a lifelong resident of Albuquerque and Torreon NM passed away on August 7, 2023 surrounded by her loving family.
She is survived by her husband Antonio Lujan of 58 years. She proudly boasts about him serving in the Vietnam War. She loved her four sons, Michael, Greg, Mark and Jonathon, and all her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.
Michael and wife Christine, Grandchildren Matthew and fiance Arianna Chavez, Grandsons Austin and Tyler, and Great Grandsons Jason and Tobias. Son Greg Lujan and wife Glinda, Grandchildren Patrica Sanchez, Michael Hill, and Veronica and husband Chris Madrid, Great Grandchild Layla Vigil. Sons Mark and Jonathan Lujan, Granddaughter Tabetha and husband Joseph Rivas, Grandsons Tanner and Tyler Lujan.
She loved her family and alway made holidays special especially Christmas and her children and grandchildren and great grandchildren will miss the love that she shared with them. She is survived by her twin sister Maggie Lujan, Her sister in-laws Ruth, Nancy, Lupe, Jane and brother in-law Bobby Peralta, and many nephews and nieces, cousins and friends.
Theresa is preceded in death by her parents Antonio and Dolores Lujan and Melcor and Leonela Lujan and was blessed to have two families.
She was also preceded in death by brothers and sisters: Juan and Prescelia Luna, Castillo and Pola Lujan, Rachel and Alex Silva, Erlinda and Tony Ortiz, Elvida and Art Dietz, Ted and Yvonne Lujan, Andres and Evelyn Lujan, Toby and Priscilla Lujan, Boney Lujan, Melcor and Fidelina, Nellie and Manuel Gutierrez, Anna and Manuel Chavez, Corrine Peralta, Albert, Billy and Frank Lujan.
Our mom Theresa was a caring, loving and giving person. Who easily made friends. She loved to read and tell stories, she accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior. She served her church, and community. Her faith was strong. She was a proud and active member of the San Antonio Parish women's auxiliary in Torreon, New Mexico, she was a strong Catholic who loved praying the rosary. She loved helping at the church, and community center. She was a Mayordoma of the
Church. She also belonged to the Ascension Parish in Albuquerque’s South Valley, where she lived until she retired and moved to Torreon. She was also a member of the DAVA Chapter 26 Lujan-Moreno women's Auxiliary, where she Participated with the ‘Avenue of Flags’ made Blankets for the Veteran patients. She was also a member of the Torrance County Sheriff’s Posse Auxiliary. She also belonged to the West Mesa Community Center Ceramics Club. She supported the American Cancer Society, as a cancer survivor. She also loved going to the Casinos eating out, and was a big time Dallas Cowboys fan.
"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only so,
that who EVER BELIEVES in HIM will Not PERISH but have EVERLASTING LIFE." John 3:16
Thanks to the Amazing Grace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, we will see you again in paradise.
Antonio Lujan and family.
A Rosary will be prayed on Wednesday, August 30, 2023 at 10AM at San Antonio Catholic Church in Torreon, NM followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11AM. Burial will follow at the cemetery in Torreon