Guillermo Lajeuenesse

May 13,1959---Jul 25,2019

Guillermo Lajeuenesse, age 60, a resident of Albuquerque, NM passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Thursday July 25th after a short battle with cancer. He was born in Manzano, NM on May 13th, 1959 where he lived for much of his young life. He was a member of the Laborers Union Local 16 for 10 years, the Plasters Union 254 for 25 years, and the Moose Lodge. He was a motor transport operator with the Army. Guillermo is preceded in death by his mother Aurora, father Ruben, brother Christobal, Felix, Ruben Jr and Jesse. He will be missed by many and is survived by his wife of 36 years Dora Cervantes Lajeuenesse, daughter Dolly Cervantes partner Cecy Ramirez, daughter Jessie husband Pablo and grandson Pablito. A very special nephew Ernest (Hito). Brothers Alex, Pete (wife Theresa), Albino (wife Judy), Erminio, Juan (wife Betsy), Joe, Lance and Justin. Sisters Frances (husband James), Linda (husband Gordie), Dolores, Marie and Emily (husband Charlie). Godsons Pablito, Jacob, James. Goddaughter Aurora. Many special nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, and friends. Pallbearers will be David, Gabriel, James, Joseph, Christopher, Ruben with honorary pallbearers to be Pablito and Ernest.

Viewing and Rosary will be at Riverside Funeral Home at 225 San Mateo Blvd NE on Tuesday July 30th from 1:30-3:30pm. A Final viewing and mass will be at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church at 820 Broadway Blvd SE on Wednesday July 31st at 8am with burial to follow at Mt. Calvary at 1900 Edith. Reception will be at Moose Lodge located at 2121 Edith following burial.


Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque

225 San Mateo Blvd NE

(505) 764-9663


marie lajuenesse Jul 29 ,2019

sister ,albuquerque ,New Mexico

I love you Guillermo. Thank you for loving me and helping me when I needed you. You will be missed. I am so sorry for your loss Dora, Dolly, Cecy, Jessie, Pablo, Pabilito, Ernest (Hito) and all family. Marie

Kathie Kibler Jul 30 ,2019

Friend ,ALBUQUERQUE ,New Mexico

Jessie, So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love ya !

Emilia LaJeunesse Jul 30 ,2019

Cousin ,Dallas ,Texas

My condolence to the family. He was a wonderful man, cousin and friend. I will miss him dearly. May the Lord give you peace and comfort you all. You are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you and keep you safe always.