Caroline Edna Espinoza, "Carol, Nana," 85, of Denver was called home December 14, 2021.
Carol was born September 29, 1936 in Chama, Colorado she was the daughter of the late Lucas Deherrera and Pauline Martinez. Caroline was the oldest daughter out of her 9 siblings. She was a member of the PTA and took great pride in being a mother and Nana.
She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Ray D. Espinoza, foster daughter Ruth, daughter Bernadine, son in law Tom(spouse of late daughter Connie), daughter Maria and spouse Javier, son Archie and spouse Laurie, daughter Veronica, foster son Antonio and spouse Melida, 18 grandchildren, 43 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters Mary, Rose, Cathy, Patricia and brother Roger.
In addition to her late parents, She was predeceased by her daughter Connie, son Ray, son in law Robert, grandson Sammy and her 4 brothers, Rudy, Amos, Val and Alfred.
Nana will be remembered for her kind heart, her quick wit and infectious smile.
Please join the family January 4, 2022 at 11:00am at Light of the World Catholic Church, 10306 W Bowles Ave, Littleton, CO 80127, to honor her life. Family will be hosting a pot-luck lunch at the church, immediately following the service and would appreciate any food donations.