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Herman Olguin


Herman M. Olguin 81, of Los Colonias passed away unexpectedly on August 24, 2012 in Chama New Mexico. He owned and operated Olguin's sawmill for many years, and served in the Korean War in which he received a Purple Heart. He is preceded in death by parents Luciano and Andrea Olguin, brothers, Carlos, and Sonny Olguin, sister, Christina, grandchildren, Roman Lopez and Eva Abreu. He is survived by wife of 60 years Angelina Olguin, son Herman Olguin (Joleen), daughters, Bonnie Trujillo (Art), Sally Hamman (Mike), Lillian Herrera (Alex), Vicky Olguin (Tom Savage), Della Barrone (Dan), 15 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, brother, Pete Olguin, sisters, Sally Gallegos, Francis Olguin, Grace Olguin, Rita Martinez, Julia Martinez, and Juanita Bustamante, and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral service was held on August 28th, 2012 at the Church of Latter Day Saints, with interment following at the Los Colonias Cemetery.

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Name Herman Olguin
Date of Birth
Date of Death August 24th, 2012
Home Town -


Funeral Home
Rivera Family Funeral Home
Location 818 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur
Taos NM 87571
United States

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Eldon Russ published condolence .

I offer my prayers to Mr. Olguin and family. He will always be a hero in my heart.


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Roger & Roberta Lerman published condolence .

Dear Angelina & Family,I have such fond memories of you & Herman up at the sawmill. He was a bear of a man and sure knew his lumber.He leaves behind a lovely family-every one of whom that I have had the pleasure to know is a kind, caring and dear soul.Herman will be missed by so many. With sympathy, Roger & Roberta Lerman


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Carla Torres Trujillo published condolence .

My heart goes out to all of you. I am so sorry for your loss. I pray 100,000 Angels of Light carry Mr. Olguin home in love and light. May those Angels hug you all and fill you with peace and love. Sending hugs - Carla


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Joan Garcia published condolence .

Olguin Family, I am deeply saddened to hear of your great loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I remember grandpa Herman as such a happy man. May you find comfort in knowing his life was rich with family and love. Sincerely, Joan


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Irene & Lloyd Duran published condolence .

To the family of Herman Olguin With sincere condolences & God's compassion. We are sorry about your loss.


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