Augustine Trujillo

CENTER– Augustine Trujillo (Augie or Pops), 81, born August 29, 1938 in Center, CO passed away Saturday May 23, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. Augie worked for Quartermore Farms for over 30 years until he became ill and his health would no longer allow it. He was a member of the Poor Boy Car Club and enjoyed attending car shows in his ’66 Chevy Truck. Pops loved spending time with his family and supporting his grand and great-grandchildren’s sporting events.

He is survived by his children Darlene (Mike) Sanchez of Monte Vista, CO, Jeanette (Rod) Pheifer of Platte, SD and Jaxine (Jerry) Duran of Monte Vista, CO, as well as eight grandchildren Brandi (Devin) DeLange, Elias (Tasha) Sanchez, Nicole (Rich) VanZuidam, Michael (Amber) Sanchez, Brittney (Blake) Veurink, Tiffany (James) Pacheco, Karissa Rios, Keshaun Duran and nineteen great-grandchildren; his siblings Patsy Martinez of Center, CO, Bernie Lovato of Monte Vista, CO, Lipio Lovato of Denver, CO, Bennie Lovato of Denver, CO, Jimmy Lovato of Denver, CO, Cecilia Chacon of Romeo, CO, and his loving boss/brother Wes Harrison; along with numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his wife Ernestine Trujillo, his son Jeff Trujillo, his parents, several siblings and numerous extended family.

The family has chosen cremation and will announce services at a later date. Rogers Family mortuary in Monte Vista is in care of the arrangements, to leave online condolences or words of strength for the family, please visit