OBITUARY

Alfred Aldaz

A resident of the Westside of Colorado Springs, Alfred Aldaz, 81, entered into eternal life in the presence of his Lord on November 25, 2011 with his family and friends at his side. A farmer, a construction worker, and businessman, he retired in 1989 as a Colorado State Oil Inspector.

He was born in Center, CO to Juan E. and Beatrice Aldaz who precede him in death. He grew up in Center, Colorado one of ten siblings and is preceded in death by his brothers Hilario, Sabinano, Sebedio and sisters Abelina Arellano and Maclovia Perez and is survived by brothers Levi, John, and Andrew and sister Jennie Medina.

Above all else, Alfred was a loving Husband, Father and Grandfather and will be missed by his wife Amelia (Abachiche), the love of hi life, to whom he was married for 61 years who survives along with his children Nadine Solis, Leonard, Frieda Romero (Daniel), Jeanine Martinez (Leonardo), and Carla Aldaz all of Colorado Springs, twelve grandchildrenand nine great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by three children, sons Dennis and Carl, and daughter Edith.

Alfred was a man of strong faith, a devout Catholic; he served as an active member of Sacred Hearth Catholic Church for over forty-five years. He lived each moment of his life to the fullest and enjoyed spending time camping, fishing, and spending time in Cripple Creek with his wife. A Jack-of-all-trades, he loved to work with his hands to support those in need, he was an excellent dancer, and avid Denver Bronco fan.

Visitation will be on Sunday, December 4, 2011 at Swan-Law Funeral Directors, 501 North Cascade from 1:00pm-4:00pm. A rosary will be read that evening at 7:00pm at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2020 West Colorado Ave. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11:00am Monday, December 5, 2011 at Sacred Heart. Interment will immediately follow at Fairview Cemetery.

Arrangements under the direction of Swan-Law Funeral Directors, Colorado Springs, CO.

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, December 4, 2011
  • Rosary Sunday, December 4, 2011
  • Mass Of The Christian Burial Monday, December 5, 2011
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Mary Ann Saenz

December 9, 2011

To the Aldaz family, our thoughts and prayers go to your family with your loss. I so much wanted to attend but weather did not permit it, I know Alfred is in a better place and at peace. Love you, tio Fred Trujillo's daughter Mary Ann from Greeley

December 8, 2011

R.I.P. GRAMPA ALDAZ, NOW YOU ARE IN HEAVEN WITH CHICO PAPO.
MARIAH GRIMALDO,C/S,COLORADDO

December 7, 2011

I wish to offer my condolences to the family of Alfred Aldaz. Alfred helped my family on our farm in Center. He and Amelia helped us through many harvests. We appreciate your hard work and dedication to are family. The Bowsher Family.

December 7, 2011

May The Lord Jesus Christ Bless you with Comfort and Peace during this time of sorrow. And may you find Joy in knowing that we Will see him again in heaven. God Bless you all.
Larry and Beth Jaramillo(Denver,Co)

GEORGE JARAMILLO

December 6, 2011

MAY GOD BLESSINGS BE WITH YOU IN YOUR HOUR OF NEED.

Reggie Pantoya

December 6, 2011

Dear Aldaz Family, May the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, be with you all at this time, through Jesus Christ.
I remember him as a very patient and loving man. God Bless You all

Lana Herren - Baumgardner

December 5, 2011

Carla, I am so sorry for your loss. Stay strong you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Eva Martinez

December 5, 2011

Aldaz Family,
My deepest condolances to all of you on the passing of Mr. Aldaz. My thoughts and prayers go to all of you. May he rest in the palm of the Lord's hand and in Eternal Light.

Sincerely,
Eva Martinez

December 5, 2011

Dear Aldaz family,
I'm very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Eva Aragon

Georgia DeVorss

December 5, 2011

Carla, My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.