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In Memory of

Frutoso E. DeHerrera

October 23, 1924 - November 26, 2016

Obituary


Frutoso "Fritz" Eliseo DeHerrera, 92, passed away peacefully on November 26th surrounded by his loving children and grandchildren.
Frutoso was born on October 23rd, 1924 in La Isla, CO to Frutoso and Anna Maria DeHerrera. He had 5 brothers (Orlando, Frank, Fred, Chris and Herbert DeHerrera) and 4 sisters (Lena, Lilly, Delores and Rosey), all of whom have been called home except for Lily and Herbert.

Frutoso was a great family man and a loving father. He married in 1947 to Enedina Jiron, aka Nina, mama, grandma who was called home on October 14,...

Frutoso "Fritz" Eliseo DeHerrera, 92, passed away peacefully on November 26th surrounded by his loving children and grandchildren.
Frutoso was born on October 23rd, 1924 in La Isla, CO to Frutoso and Anna Maria DeHerrera. He had 5 brothers (Orlando, Frank, Fred, Chris and Herbert DeHerrera) and 4 sisters (Lena, Lilly, Delores and Rosey), all of whom have been called home except for Lily and Herbert.

Frutoso was a great family man and a loving father. He married in 1947 to Enedina Jiron, aka Nina, mama, grandma who was called home on October 14, 1987. Frutoso and Nina had 11 children together Lorraine Lobato, Irvin DeHerrera, Debbie DeHerrera (Rick), Quintie Bobian, Jacob DeHerrera (Anna), Clarianne Castaneda (Ted), not including Eugene, another son named Eugene, Gerald, Gloreanne and Frutoso DeHerrera III who all died in infancy. In all Frutoso had 14 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.

A viewing will be held on Wednesday from 5-7PM at Memorial Gardens, 3825 Airport Rd, followed by a Rosary.
On Thursday Our Lady of Guadalupe Church will be hosting a final viewing at 10AM, a Rosary at 10:30AM and Mass will follow at 11AM. Family and friends may then accompany Frutoso to his final resting place at Memorial Gardens cemetery. A reception will follow at The Eagles located at 1050 S. 21st Street. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Frutoso's life.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.


Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.