Juanita Elizabeth Warren

Funeral services for lifelong area resident Juanita Elizabeth Warren will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 21 at First Assembly of God Church. Pastors Paul Houston and Don Henderson will officiate. Cremation will follow the services.

Juanita Elizabeth Warren went to be with her Lord on June 17, 2012 with her family by her side at Vista Grande Inn. She was born January 30, 1955 in Plazita Blanca, N.M. to Rosenaldo and Alexandrina Lopez. Soon after she moved with her family to Dolores where she grew up and in 1973 graduated from Dolores High School.

In 1978 Juanita married Johnny Wayne Warren and spent the first year of their marriage in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, then moved back to Dolores. Juanita and Johnny had two children, Johnny William and Renee’ Elizabeth, and raised them in Lewis and Cortez.

Juanita was a very giving person and devoted most of her time and energy to caring for her family and those around her. Her interests revolved around her family, but included crocheting, knitting and making crafts, giving most of them away.

Juanita is survived by her husband, Johnny Wayne Warren; son, Johnny William Warren, daughter-in-law Heather Skelton-Warren, grandson, Declan Warren; daughter, Reneč Warren-Andresen and son-in-law Adam Andresen; her brothers and sisters, Angie Medina, Joe Lopez, Christina Miera, Mary Cross, Orlando Lopez, Santiago Lopez, Theresa Scheuerman, MaryAnn Krause, Frank Lopez, Cathy McGuire, Raymond Lopez and their spouses; mother-in-law, Dortha Warren; sister-in-law, Michelle Ray; 23 nieces and nephews and their spouses; 28 great-nieces and nephews; one great-great nephew; and is survived also by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rosenaldo and Alexandrina Lopez; father-in-law John Warren; infant son John; sister-in-law Shannon Warren-Worster; and preceded also by numerous other family members and friends.

Services are under the direction of Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to www.ertelfuneralhome.com and click on the obituary section.