Tomas Tobias Valencia

MONTE VISTA —  Tomas Tobias Valencia, 61, passed away November 16, 2020, in Monte Vista. Tomas came into the world on July 14, 1959, in New Mexico the son of Frank Herrera and Lucinda Valencia. He worked for many years as a mechanic doing what he loved fixing cars. He was a devoted and loving son, father, grandfather, brother, uncle cousin and friend who enjoyed going hunting, fishing, working on cars, he loved watching football and was an avid Denver Broncos fan. Tomas really enjoyed being outdoors and in the mountains. He was a friend to all and will be dearly missed.

Survivors include his mother Lucinda Herrera of Monte Vista, CO; sons Tomas (Pamela) Valencia, Toby (Carrie) Valencia, Alejandro (Laura) Valencia all of New Mexico; Angel Valencia of Monte Vista, CO; wife Cathy Valencia of Monte Vista, CO; grandchildren Benjamin, Jaz-Min, Elicia, Marcos as well as two twin girls on the way; sisters Sandra, Lorraine, Kathy, brothers Frank Herrera, John Herrera and Ray Herrera.

Tomas was preceded in death by his father Frank Herrera as well as his maternal and paternal grandparents.

Cremation was chosen and services will be held at a later date. To leave online condolences please visit The care of arrangements has been entrusted to Romero Funeral Home of Monte Vista.