Eloy Carl Herrera

Eloy Carl Herrera , 59, beloved Son, Brother, Nephew, Uncle and

Friend was called home on Friday, October 29, 2021 by his Savior.

He is preceded in death by his father Eloy, brother Kevin and niece Marissa.

Carl will be forever remembered as a servant/disciple of the Lord, a wonderful companion and son of his loving mother, Lucrecia who he is survived by along with his siblings: Floyd Herrera of Manassa, children Matilde Gonzales and Eloy,

Daniel (Jackie) Herrera, children Daniel & Ronnie , brother Michael (Donna) Herrera, children Joshua, Christopher, Alicia and Rachel. Sister, Melanie (Scott) Godfrey, children Mackenzie and Lucas Godfrey. Levi (Eileen) Herrera, children Mariah, Meaghan, Madeline and Marielle,  brother, Andres (Jennifer ) Herrera, children, Randie and Erin, Sister Leah (Kris) Reynolds, Children, Emilee and Kevin, Abbie Martinez and nephew Manuel son of brother Kevin.

Carl was born September 26, 1962, first born child and son of Eloy A. Herrera and Lucrecia Vialpando Herrera. Carl was a lifelong resident of the San Luis Valley. Carl dedicated his life to being a servant of the Lord Jesus Christ, he attended Cristo el Rey Assembly of God Church where he on occasion taught the message to the congregation in the absence of the pastors and selflessly volunteered at the church.

Carl loved his family with such passion that he diligently covered us in prayer, quietly and humbly. He stepped up and served as a father, grandfather figure and most importantly he nurtured us through prayer with God’s words, when words were needed.

Carl enjoyed the great outdoors, fishing , cruising the highways with his pets. Chakotay and Fred.

Although we are mourning our loss of Carl we are rejoicing because he is in the presence of his Savior.

Cremation was chosen and a private memorial service will be held at a later date.

To leave online condolences please visit romerofunerlhomes.com. The care of arrangements has been entrusted to Romero Funeral Home of Antonito.


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