Octavio Griego age 84, a resident of Talpa, passed away peacefully on August 16, 2020.
He was preceded in death by his parents Teodoro and Evangeline Griego; and sister Mary Candelaria.
Octavio worked for over 40 years as a Taos County Employee. He enjoyed the outdoors and loved farming and ranching.
He is survived by his wife Delma Gonzales; stepdaughters Darlene Chacon and Anna Gonzales; children Marcus Griego, Michael Griego, Jimmy Griego, Wilfred Griego, Melissa Griego; 9 grandchildren; siblings Grace Leyba, Manuel Griego, Tito Griego, Vangie Torres and many other loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Prayer service will be held on Thursday August 20, 2020 at 7pm in the Evergreen Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. Due to COVID restrictions only 50 people will be allowed to attend, and facemasks are required. Funeral service will be on Friday August 21, 2020 at 10am at the Church of Christ in Penasco with burial to follow at the Llano Cemetery.
The family of Octavio Griego has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. 866-657-4019 www.devargastaos.com