Dolores Duran

Dolores F. Duran, 83, of Cheyenne passed away Nov. 7 at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center.

Dolores was born Nov. 11, 1935, in Questa, N.M., daughter of the late Santi- ago and Eufemia (Rael) Gallegos.

Dolores retired as a secretary from the state of Wyoming Agriculture Department. She will be fondly remembered as the “green chili lady,” and most importantly as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grand- mother and friend.

Dolores is survived by her husband, Louis Duran; three daughters, Leona Espinoza, Kim Eres and Julie (Lawrence) Garcia; sister, Gloria Ortiz; seven grandchildren, DeeAnna (Frondee) Waters, Christopher (Sarah) Medaleno, Laurie (Moses) Gunn, Geena (Adrienne) Eres, Julien Garcia, Jordan Garcia and Lorenzo Espinoza; and eight great-grandchildren, Jasmin, Fuji, Dezmond, Moses Jr., Destiny, Brenden, Jason and Gabriella.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Solio Gallegos, Gilbert Gallegos, Jimmy Gallegos, Orlando Gallegos and Louis Gallegos; sister, Olivia Quintana; and two sons-in-law, Phillip Medaleno and Ron Eres.

Services will be private. Cremation is under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home.

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This is a paid obituary.

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