Urijah Kane Lara, three months old, of Avon, passed away June 6 unexpectedly at Children's Hospital in Aurora. He was born Feb. 25 in Vail to Tanya Baca and Leopoldo Lara.
Urijah is survived by his parents; half-brother Aeed Lara; half-sister Neveah Lara; maternal grandparents Bobby and LaVerne Baca; paternal grandparents Yolanda Martinez and Leo Lara Sr.; paternal great-grandmother Ramona Rodriguez; maternal great-grandmother Edna Baca; maternal great-grandfather Melvin DeHerrera; maternal great-great grandfather Phil Pena; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. He is preceded in death by his maternal great-grandfather Enrique Baca, maternal great-grandmother Eleida DeHerrera, paternal great-grandmother Chonita Martinez, paternal great-grandfather Philadelphio Martinez and paternal great-grandfather Pedro Figueroa.
A visitation will be held Thursday at St. Patrick's Parish Church in Minturn, from 6-7 p.m., with a Rosary service beginning at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday at 11 a.m., with The Rev. Father Jesus Garcia as celebrant. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery, Minturn, with a reception to follow at the St. Patrick's Parish Spirit Center. Bailey-Kent Funeral Home of Leadville is assisting the family with arrangements.