Jose Alfonso Crespin Sr., Age :85

Dec 04,1934---Aug 25,2020

Jose Alfonso Crespin Sr., aged 85, of Las Vegas, NM passed away peacefully at home on the early morning of August 25, 2020 of natural causes. Alfonso was born December 4, 1934 in Las Vegas NM to Flavio Lorenzo Crespin and Anita Lopez Crespin. He attended Las Vegas town schools. He served in the Korean War February 5, 1957 to February 4, 1959, Army Specialist 4th class, Honorably Discharged. Coca Cola Manager retiree, Entrepreneur of Butchery, Janitorial, and restaurant businesses. Greatest accomplishments his family. On April 27, 1957 he married Veronica Lujan. Alfonso (Poncho) Crespin was one of the most outgoing and hardworking person one can know. He always put his best into anything he ever endeavored to do, be it work, personal or recreational. He was a great provider. Loved working on cars, helping animal strays, going for wood, rock, sand or pinon. He had quite a sweet tooth. Loved Spending time with family telling stories and jokes. Loved his corridos of music. He liked eating out and having that ice-cold glass of Coors lite. Alfonso is survived by Veronica Lujan and their 5 children Carlos Crespin, Jose Alfonso Crespin Jr. and wife Rose, Late Jose Luis Crespin, Elizabeth Viola Crespin and Angela Crespin-Martinez and husband Albert. 8 Grandchildren Jose Alfonso Crespin the 3rd a.k.a (Joseph), April, Sharon and Eric, Sara and Husband Derek, Sylvia and Husband Taylor, Richard, Joe Angelo, and Jonathan. 14 Great grandchildren Jade, Late Onyx, Ebony, Little Derek, Late Andres, Jordan, Iris, Declan, Noah, Nasar, Brad, Dante, Eric and Juliette. Companion and loving caregiver Pat Gallegos and raised family 5 children Chavela, Elaine, Tomasita, Lori and husband Marvin, and Gilbert (Jr.) 4 Grandchildren, Josephine (Fina) , Liz, Agnes and Brian Sr., Deseree, 13 great grandchildren Dathian, Fernando, Briana, Cecilia, Layla, Lucious, Brian Jr., Julius, Julian Josiah, Alexandrea, Israel, and Ezekiel. Loving care giver Cathy Bustamante, Lopez, Romero Lovato families and friends. Funeral Services are as follows: Thursday September 3rd 2020 at 5 pm to 7 pm will be Viewing, Rosary and Eulogy at the Riverside Funeral Home of Santa Fe 3232 Cerrillos Rd. Santa Fe, NM. Friday September 4th 2020 at 8:30 am to 10:30 am will be viewing, Rosary, and Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows Church 403 Valencia St. Las Vegas, NM 87701 Phone # 505-454-1469. There will be seating for 45 guests at funeral chapel in Santa Fe and 150 guests at the Las Vegas church location. Burial Friday September 4th 2020 at 12:30 Santa Fe National Cemetery Limited space 25 guests only.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the caring professionals of:

Riverside Funeral Home of Santa Fe

3232 Cerrillos Road

(505) 395-9150

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Helene Boudreau Sep 06 ,2020

friend ,mora ,New Mexico

Heartfelt condolences to the Crespin family---Much love . . .