May 14, 1947 ~ January 7, 2021
Born in: Dalhart, Texas
Resided in: Pueblo, Colorado
Services for Gloria Ann Saldana:
Gloria Ann Saldana, age 73, passed away January 7, 2021. Preceded in death by her parents, Alcarita & Louis Vigil; great-granddaughter, Jaidyn Medina; and son-in-law, Ramon Vigil.
Survived by her daughters, Diana Casaus (Romulo Barela), Janel Medina, Carisa Spangler (Jeff Santos), Ida Urioste and Audrey “Rose” Trujillo; son, Brandon Trujillo; sisters, Marylou Toth, Cynthia (Gene) Trujillo, Gladys Gurule and Josie Martinez; and special partner of 31 years, Arthur Urioste. He was amazing to Gloria and she loved him so much and her puppy, Tinkerbell. Also survived by grandchildren, Michael (Becky) Medina, Illysa Medina, Aiden Sestrom, Alorah Saldana-Vigil (Cruz Trujillo), Joshua Spangler, Ashton Bailey, Ethan Spangler, Jaron Robles and Brysen Trujillo; great-grandchildren, Ayanna Colón, A.J. Medina and Lettie Martinez; niece, Danette Gomez and nephew, Daniel (Patty) Garcia; great-nieces and great-nephews, Damien, Shelby, Sadie, Konni, Nathan, Desiree and Autumn; and numerous other family and friends.
Gloria was born May 14, 1947, in Dalhart, Texas. She retired from Pueblo County Clerk and Recorder. Her family meant everything to her. She enjoyed gardening, Cripple Creek, the mountains, travel and politics. She was a member of the Chicano Democratic Caucas for many years.
Funeral service, 11 a.m. Friday, January 15, 2021, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with livestreaming at the same time at https://www.montgomerysteward.com/obits/gloria-ann-saldana/Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Gloria Ann Saldana 's name.
St. Jude Children's Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place