Edward Lucero died Jan. 17, longtime Minturn resident
Edward Lucero, “Uncle Ed,” a longtime resident of Minturn passed peacefully at his home in Vacaville, Calif., on Jan. 17. He was 80.
He is survived by his sister Jane M. Martinez, of Minturn; son Danny Lucero who lived with him for several years; sons Timmy, Melvin, Christopher and Bobby; daughters Connie, Madelyn, Julie, Tammy, Lori and Sally; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Services were held in Vacaville with full military honors on Jan. 23, with interment at Sunrise Cemetery in Vallejo.
Uncle Ed was a friend too many. He was a longtime employee at 7-11 in West Vail. He enjoyed watching his favorite game shows, playing lotto and trying his luck at scratch tickets. He will be greatly missed.