Joe S. Lovato, age 80, raised in Cuba, NM; lifelong resident of Corrales, NM passed away August 21, 2022. Mr. Lovato was preceded in death by his parents, Maria and Margarito Maestas; his beloved wife of 55 years, Anita G. Lovato; Daughter, Loretta T. Jaramillo. Mr. Lovato is survived by his son-in-law Denis Jaramillo, children Joe A. Lovato and wife, Elizabeth, Molly Chavez, Sandra Romero and husband, Robert, and David Lovato and wife, Frances; brother Kelo Salazar; fourteen grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, god children, cousins and friends.
Pallbearers will be Joe Lovato, David Lovato, Joseph Jaramillo, T.J. Montoya, Robert Chavez, and Vincent Chavez. Honorary pallbearers will be Joe Adam Lovato, Jacob Lovato, Carlos Romero, and Andrew Romero.