DEL NORTE — Del Norte resident Aaron White, 81, passed away peacefully at the San Luis Valley Regional Medical Center on February 10, 2021. Aaron was welcomed into the world on February 10, 1940, in La Garita, Colorado, the beloved son of Arthur White and Sarah Montoya White. After graduating from Saguache High School, Aaron went on to be a miner for many years. He was united in marriage to Susie Martinez on March 31, 1960, in Del Norte, Colorado. The two shared a happy and loving union until his passing. Aaron was an outgoing, kind and loving son, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend who enjoyed doing carpentry, going fishing and spending as much time as he could with his children, grandchildren and family.
Aaron will live on through his wife Susie C. White of Del Norte, CO; his mother Sarah White of Del Norte, CO; daughters Joann (Donald) Valdez, Janice (Chad) Tuggle both of Monte Vista, CO; Janet (Arthur) Sanchez, Ida White both of Del Norte, CO; grandchildren Joshua Sanchez, Brandi Hazard, Ashleigh Richardson-Gonzales, Aaron Richardson, Logan Montoya, 6 great-grandchildren, sisters Evelyn White, Theresa Chavez both of Del Norte, CO; brother Tony (Jean) White of Pueblo, CO. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews cousins and friends.
Aaron was preceded in death by his father Arthur White, two brothers Sammy White and Jimmy White.
Cremation was chosen and services will be held at a later date. To leave online condolences please visit romerofuneralhomes.com. The care of arrangements has been entrusted to Romero Funeral Home of Monte Vista.