Marcelino Ted Lovato age 81, a resident of Lower Las Colonias, passed away peacefully December 7, 2021.
He was preceded in death by son Ted Lovato; mother Florence Lovato; siblings Martha Lovato, Flora Lovato; and cousin Billy Eyman.
Marcelino owned and operated La Bell Cleaners in Taos for many years until his retirement. He loved the outdoors, working on his garden, fishing and working on cars. He will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his wife Bell Lovato; children Robert Lovato (Debbie), Nattie Lovato (Alex), Marcelino Ted Lovato (Elise) and Dave Lovato; grandchildren Renee Lovato, Robert Lovato, Jr., Mariah Izabella Lovato, Rosa Maria Angelica Lovato, Josh and Thiago; siblings Mary Lou C de Baca (Albert) and Joseph Lovato (Julia), plus many other relatives and friends.
The family of Marcelino Ted Lovato has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. 866-657-4019 www.devargastaos.com