Margaret V. Lucero (Martinez) went home to Jesus on March 3rd, 2021 at age 95. She was a Colorado native, born in Colorado Springs.
Margaret was born to Phillip and Lena Martinez. She is survived by her siblings, Verna Mileto and Gilbert Martinez; her children, Betty Martinez, Carol (Tootsie) Sparkman, Rudy Lucero, and Linda Thompson; grandchildren, Al Martinez, Mark Martinez, Valerie Sparkman-Hope, Justin Lucero, Michele Thompson-Koch, Terra Tominelli, Brandy Coffey, Kristi Thompson-McLaughlin, Matthew Martinez, Ricky Paul Lucero, Dustin Lucero, Josh Lucero, and Farrah Gomez; 21 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great-grandchildren.
Our beloved Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolf Lucero; her siblings, Clarine Brito, Frankie Martinez, and Pete Martinez; son, Ricky Lucero; and grandsons, Carlos Martinez and James Sparkman.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday March 9th, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and is open to the public (masks are required) at the Shrine of Remembrance at 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80910. Service to he held on Wednesday March 10th, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Shrine of Remembrance for immediate family only due to COVID-19. Graveside burial service will be at Memorial Gardens, 3825 Airport Rd., Colorado Springs, CO 80910 following the funeral and will be open to the public as well.
She loved God, her family, friends, and the Denver Broncos. She was loved by all and will be greatly missed.