She was born Oct. 6, 1941, in Arboles, to Pablo Tomas Read and Jessie Read.
She is survived by her children: Claudinia (Aaron) Hamlin, Carla Carrillo, Isaac Carrillo, Vitalia Vasquez, Linda (Scott) Stewart, Gilbert Vasquez, Lora Read, James (Sandra) Carrillo, Ernest Carrillo, Grace (Pete) Trujillo, Betsy Larranaga, Dolores (Manuel) Espinoza, Carlos Carrillo, Beatrice Lovato, Georgia (Joe) Montoya; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A special thanks to her brother, Antonio Read and Jim Hutchins, for being with her and helping with her care.
She is preceded in death by her first husband, Max Vasquez; her second husband, Charles Carrillo; her daughter, Julia Read; her son, Robert Vasquez; and sons-in-law Gabe Lovato and Sidney Larranaga.
She was an amazing, loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. Vita was a talented artist. She enjoyed spending time with her family, loved to garden, crochet and going door to door sharing the message of Jehovah’s Kingdom.(Rev. 21:4). She will be greatly missed by all who knew her and she will be awaiting to be reunited with them in paradise. Psalms 37:29.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 29, at 2:30 p.m. at The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2203 E. 13th St., Pueblo, Colo. Dinner immediately to follow at 805 Eagleridge Blvd., Suite 170, Pueblo.