Raymond Aparcio Lovato, age 56, beloved son and brother, was embraced by the Lord Sunday, August 5, 2018 and taken to his heavenly home. He was a lifelong resident of Bernalillo, NM. Raymond will be fondly remembered as a kind and helpful person who was always willing to help others.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Anthony and Rudy Lovato. Raymond is survived by his loving parents, Armelino and Victoria Lovato; his siblings, David Lovato and wife Geraldine, Leroy Lovato and wife Patricia, Janet Martinez, and husband Nelson, and Jake Lovato and wife Tania; his loving nieces and nephews, Cassandra Lovato and fiancee Christopher Rivera, Natalie Lovato, Kristin Lovato, Melanie Martinez and husband Vincent Darius, Sarah Martinez and husband James Oase, Angelica Martinez, Madalyn Sandstrom and husband Major Michael Sandstorm USMC, Joylynn Clapper and husband Eric; and many more grand-nieces; grand-nephews; other numerous relatives and friends. Raymond will be greatly missed by his loving family and by those whose lives he touched.
Visitation will be Tuesday, August 14, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 301 Camino del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM, where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Sorrows Cemetery. Casket Bearers will be Vincent Duran, Robert Romero, Martin Lovato, Tommy Lucero, James Chavez, and Stan Lucero. Honorary Bearers will be Chris Lovato, Richard Jaramillo, Tim Lovato, Gabriel Dominguez, and Jerry Garcia.
Raymond's care has been entrusted to: Daniels Family Funeral Services ~ Alameda Mortuary, 9420 Fourth St. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114, (505) 898-3160.