Feb. 6, 1928 - Jan. 24, 2010

Maria Lucy Maestas, 81, of Fowler, died Sunday, Jan. 24 at Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center in La Junta. She was born on Feb. 6, 1928 in Tericio, Colorado, the daughter of the late Sabino abd Nazarena Salazar Aragon. She was married to Herman Maestas in St. Peter's Catholic Church, he preceded her in death 1986 as did a son, John in 1970. She is survived by the following children, Teresa, Kathy and Larry, all of Fowler and Randy (Tori) Harris of Bozeman, Mont., and Andrea of Escondido, Cali.

Grandchildren, John Gil; Viki (Joe) Keller; Kyleen and Sheyenne, Frank (Diana) Gil, Marie, Dominic, Alyssa, Andrea, Teegan and Teanna.

Preceded in death by her parents, husband Herman, son Johnny and 2 brothers, Floyd Aragon and Dave Aragon.

Interment will be in the Fowler Cemetery with Griffy Family Funeral Home in Fowler in charge of arrangements.

Rosary service will be Friday, Jan. 29 at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Rocky Ford at 9:30 a.m. and will be led by Cecelia Aragon of Pueblo. The funeral mass will begin at 10 a.m. and Father Don Malin will be the celebrant. Casket bearers will include Mark Gonzales, Nathan Trujillo, Dominic Maestas, Andrew Maestas Jr., Edwin Finley and James Murillo.