DENVER, CO — Nicolas (Nick) T. Espinoza a native of Guadalupe, CO passed away on July 28, 2017, the son of Abel and Margaret Espinoza. He was born December 6, 1938 in Conejos, Co. At an early age he joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany for most of his enlisted term. He married and lived in the Denver area. He worked as a mechanic and ran his own salvage yard. If you needed a part for your vehicle (look Nick up) he’d find it for you. Delivery might have come at a price, but he delivered.
He is survived by his daughters: Margaret Gallegos, Juanita (Julian) Sandoval, and Nikki Espinoza, sons: Thomas Espinoza, and Nicolas Espinoza all of the Denver area, 11 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.
Surviving brothers: Loyola DeHerrera, Ruben (Sieglinde) Espinoza, Albert (Marcella) Espinoza, Jane Northrip, Dominic (Cano) Espinoza, Julie Montano, Loretta (Orlando) Gallegos, and Anthony Espinoza.
Preceding him in death, his parents Abel Espinoza, Margaret Espinoza, his brothers: Abe Jr. Espinoza, Frank (Pancho) Espinoza and Paul Espinoza. Two sisters: Lucille Espinoza and Lorraine (Espinoza) Atencio. Along with four nephews: DuWayne and Rodney Northrip, Craig Espinoza and David DeHerrera.
Services are scheduled at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Deliverance Tabernacle, 395 Knox Court, Denver, Co.