Monte Vista resident Naomi Pena, 27, passed away September 10, 2017 at the Penrose Medical Center in Colorado Springs with her family by her side. Naomi was born on May 22, 1990 in Rupert, Idaho, the daughter of Efrain Ruiz and Teresa Pena. Naomi was an amazing daughter, mother, aunt, niece, cousin and friend who enjoyed drawing, coloring, doing arts and crafts. Her passion in life was spending time with her children whom she loved dearly. She will be dearly missed.
Survivors include her mother Teresa Pena of Monte Vista, CO; father Efrain Ruiz of Idaho, significant other Rony Pacheco of Monte Vista, CO; sons Tabias Pacheco, Rashaun Pacheco, Rony Pacheco, Rosario Pacheco all of Monte Vista, CO; sister Olga (Billy) Godsy of Michigan; brother Magay Pena of Alamosa, CO; uncle Paul (Henrietta) Pena of Alamosa, CO; Aunt Karla (Demetrio) Rodriguez of Del Norte, CO; Aunt Joann Pena of Monte Vista, CO. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Naomi was preceded in death by her sister Rosa Silva, maternal grandparents Oralia Pena and Jesus Pena.
Cremation was chosen. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 1:00 Pm at the Door Christian Fellowship Church in Alamosa. Inurnment will be held at a later date. The care of arrangements have been entrusted to Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.