OBITUARY

Reverend Martha Esther Luerra

March 13, 1932April 23, 2012

Joshua 1:9 "Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go."

Birthplace: Guadalupita, New Mexico

A loving and devoted wife to late Henry Luerra, a loving daughter to Leandro and Magdalena Vigil and sister to Rose Ruse, John Vigil, late Joe Vigil and late Thomas Vigil. She was a mother to Mary Ellen Chavez, Richard Luerra, Tony Luerra, Florence Luerra, Rose Luerra, Gregory Luerra, Step son Henry Luerra and Step daughter Lorrain Luerra. She also raised her grandson Thomas Anthony Luerra as her own son. She was a Grandmother to 20 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. She had a total of 48 grandchildren with five generations. She became an ordained Minister in 1977, served as a Missionette Director for 20 years, was a Sunday school teacher and a Deacon. She was a Missionary in Mexico for 21 years and served 14 cities. She was a loving and dedicated mother to her entire family and to all. She was a faithful member of Pastor Philip Morales’ church John 3:16 for 48 years and she dedicated her life to the Lord at age 19.

Services

  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 1, 2012
REMEMBERING

Reverend Martha Esther Luerra

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Isaac retana

June 1, 2012

Hey grandma I Miss you ....I was doing a crossword puzzle the other day reminds me of those days we used to do puzzles n make tortillas .....One thing iv always had trouble with was seeing is this gift you always said i had n now i see it grandma ...aint a day that goes by i dont think about you .......you no how they say nobodys perfect but grandma your a diamond....i love you ..


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Florence Luerra

May 17, 2012

Mom, I miss you so much it feels like my whole world is gone. You were my strengh,Joy,laughter,my spiritualy buddy,and my best friend. I thank the Lord that he created you for me and knew what was best for me. The perfect gift you MoM ! My heart hurts I don't know where to begin but I'm holding on to the Lord daily because you gave me the most important gift Jesus our Lord and Savior. I miss you and I so Love you Mom, there's not a day I'm feeling the pain of you being gone but I know where you are and where I too want to be someday cause I want to be with Jesus and you. I will see you soon Mom. Just like Jesus gave you that promise I have it too. but you know I have so many countless memory's of me and you that I need to hold on too to help me get through this but I know they will be with me till I see you again. Thank you Mom for the gift of you and the gift you gave me Jesus.
I miss you Mom

Martha Luerra

May 17, 2012

Pastors Harold and Mary Johnson

May 16, 2012

We will remember and cherish the conversations and prayers we were able to share with Martha over the last few years. She was a blessing to us and we know is she now rejoicing with Jesus. Our deepest sympathy and prayers are extended to your family during this difficult time but we know God will grant you His peace and comfort.

Richard Luerra

May 10, 2012

Mom, I miss you so much that my heart aches from it's brokenness, I miss talking to you and hearing your voice. Sure I take comfort in knowing that your with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, but the tears and pain are still here daily. I know that one day I will see you again, but for now your very missed, day after day Mom. I'm so Proud to be called your Son. Rick

May 4, 2012

Luerra family - Praying that you have comfort and peace in the months/years ahead. Know that your mom impacted so many with her Godly character and wonderful smile. It was always a pleasure to connect with her through the years. May you feel God's arms wrapped around you at this time.
With love,
Carlos, Emily and Amanda Amezcua

Rita Ruiz Talavera

April 29, 2012

My deepest condolences to all of the Luerra family. I'm so very sorry for the loss of your mother. I know she's happy with the Lord.

Rita Ruiz Talavera

IRIS MIRANDA

April 28, 2012

My deepest sympathy and condolenses to the family,I know the lord is giving you the peace and strength that he only can give,your mother, grandmother,is in his arms and resting in paradise.

THE MIRANDA FAMILY,San Jose,CA

Linda Guerrero

April 28, 2012

We used to say that Sister Luerra was a walking miracle. Now that she's gone it seems almost natural because she walked with one foot in heaven. One can always tell who the real Christians are, the greatest Christians, the holiest because they're the most loving, the most approachable, the warmest, the most giving. And that was Sister Luerra. The Guerrero girls will never forget you.

Victor and Monica Vigil

April 28, 2012

All family and friends our condolences are with you.
Grandma you will be missed