Juanita Jaramillo
1926 - 2019
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Juanita Jaramillo passed away Friday, November 29, 2019, in Durango. She was 93 years old.

Juanita was born August 21, 1926, to Eufemio and Epifania Archuleta in Durango and graduated from Durango High School. She worked as a nurse at Mercy Medical Center and was a lifelong member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, including many social clubs and organizations at the church, such as the quilting club, Mother's Club, and Cursillo. Juanita excelled at the skills that made her home a place of love; she was a quilter, knitter, crocheter, bingo and game enthusiast and made personalized Christmas stockings for many people she loved, additionally she made prayer shawls as a ministry for Consolation Committee. Most of all, she was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, aunt, sister and friend. She was proud to have 4 generations of DHS graduates.

Juanita is survived by her sons: Ray (Flo) and Ken (Sue) Jaramillo; grandchildren: Mike (Nicole), and KJ (Angela) Jaramillo and Celeste (Jacob) Dunlop; brother, Jacob (Vivian) Archuleta; great-grandchildren: Kelsey, Taylor Josee, Bryan, Zachary, Solana, Sierra, and Elisa; and numerous nephews, nieces and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Ray; her parents; and siblings: James Archuleta, Antonia Gonzalez, Phillip Archuleta and Ruben Archuleta.

A rosary will be recited at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be held Friday, Dec. 6, 2019 at 10:00 a.m., also at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Greenmount Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Sacred Heart Scholarship Fund. Juanita Jaramillo

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Published in Pine River Times on Dec. 2, 2019.
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January 14, 2020
and family,I just heard
today of Aunt Jenny's
passing. I am so sorry
for your loss. May God bless
you all,
Teresa Romero /Rose Romero's
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Teresa Romero
January 14, 2020
Ray-Flo, Kenneth-Sue, and family, I am so sorry to hear about Aunt Jenny's passing. I just heard about this today. May God bless you all. Teresa Romero / Rose Romero's Grand daugher
December 14, 2019
So sorry for your loss Ray and Flo. My heart and prayers are with you

Diann Sisneros Arnold
Diann Sisneros-Arnols
December 14, 2019
So sorry for your loss Ray and Flo. My heart and prayers are with you and your family.

Diann Sisneros Arnold
December 5, 2019
Sorry to hear of Juanita's passing. Condolences to family. I worked with Juanita for years at Mercy and always could count on her to be compassionate, caring, and interested in the best for her patients. She was a gem.
Maureen Hardaway
December 4, 2019
So sorry to hear of the loss of Juanita. We were coworkers and shared compassion, tears, and laughter. Her smile will always be remembered.
Carol Wehner
December 3, 2019
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December 3, 2019
So Sorry for your loss, Ray, Flo and family. She was a very kind lady.
Roger and Zorena
December 2, 2019
We are sending Hugs and Prayers to Ray,Flo and the Jaramillo Family. We were was so sad to hear of her passing. Juanita was a very beautiful and wonderful lady to Gene and I. Juanita always had such fun memories and pictures she shared with us of Delfina, (Gene's mamma who was a nurse Juanita worked with for many years). We will always be so Thankful for sharing those beautiful memories with us... May you Rest in Peace Juanita and May God Bless your Family always.
Gene & Sherri Gurule
December 2, 2019
My condolence to Ray and her entire family on the passing of your mom, grandmother. We pray the love of God enfolds you and your family during this difficult time. Juanita was a kind person and she will be missed by so many people. Emily Gomez
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