A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at St. Peter Catholic Church, for Chris Gliserio Lucero, 53, who passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2013, in Roswell. A Mass is scheduled for 10 a.m., Thursday, May 23, 2013, also at St. Peter Catholic Church, with the Rev. Charlie Martinez officiating. Burial will follow in South Park Cemetery. The Lucero family will receive callers at 1507 S. Adams.
Chris was born in Roswell, March 4, 1960, to Gliserio Lucero and Beatrice Domingues. His mother preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his son Joseph Lucero; and grandson Dam.
Those left to cherish his memory are his father Gliserio Lucero, of Roswell; sons, Chris Lucero Jr. and wife Melissa, of Roswell, and Matthew Lucero, of Lubbock, Texas; stepchildren, Jackie Aragon, Leroy Aragon, Michell Aragon Trujillo and Niki Aragon; sisters, Virginia Lucero, of Clovis, and Kathy Lucero, of Portales. Also surviving him are six grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Serving as pallbearers are Jiamito Herrera, Albert Cruz, Leroy Aragon, Levi Gustamantes, John Barrera and Jacob Barrera.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at ballardfuneralhome.com.