Center resident Robert Maez, 89, passed away November 16, 2021 at the River Valley Inn Nursing Home in Del Norte. Born on December 17, 1931 in Carnero, Colorado, the son of Pablo Maez and Miquelita Chavez Maez. He enjoyed watching John Wayne westerns, going fishing, hunting and being in the mountains. He was good working with his hands and liked fixing cars and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his daughter Shelly (Randy) Lopez of Center, CO; sons Robert H. Maez of Center, CO; Darrel (Kaye) Maez, Randy (Wendi) Maez both of La Garita, CO; 7 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, sister Charlotte (Tony) Padilla of Fruita, CO; brothers Paul (Nancy) Maez, Juan (Sharon) Maez both of Denver, CO; Richard (Rosemary) Maez of Espanola, NM. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Robert was preceded in death by his wife Loyda Maez parents Pablo and Miquelita Maez, sisters Sara Medina, Pauline Mascarenas, brothers Leo Maez, Jose Maez, Bernie Maez, Tony Maez and Jake Maez and special Aunt Della Trujillo “Honey”.
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.