November 9, 1923 ~ February 18, 2000
Ted Terrones, 76, of Crowley, Colorado, died Friday, February 18, 2000, at Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center. Mr. Terrones was born November 9, 1923, in La Junta to Micaela and Rosalio Terrones. He farmed for many years in Leoti, Kansas. In 1960, he moved to Crowley and farmed for 26 years before retiring in 1985. Upon his request, cremation and no services. Mr. Terrones married Nellie Camacho on December 9, 1945, in Ordway at St. Peters Catholic Church. Mr. Terrones is survived by his wife of the family home; sons, Art Terrones of Colorado Springs and Rudy (Sandy) Terrones of Crowley; daughters, Mickey (Daniel) Maestas and Eva Leyva of La Junta; and seven grandchildren. Also survived by his brothers, Camilo (Ruth) Terrones of Crowley, Frank (Gloria) Terrones of Los Angeles, California, Savino (Virginia) Terrones of Olney Springs and Tom Terrones of Leoti, Kansas; sisters, Concha Andrade, Esperanza Terrones and Mary (Romeo) Guerra, all of Leoti, Kansas; numerous cousins, nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by his son, Rudy; parents; sisters, Sanjuana Martinez and Viviana Jimenez and brother, Ignacio Terrones.