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Benito S. Barajas

By July 28, 2009

March 21, 1929 — July 27, 2009
Benito S. Barajas, 80, of Fairfield, died on Monday, July 27, 2009.
Benito was born on March 21, 1929 in Serene, Colo. and came to Fairfield in 1947.
Benito worked as a groundskeeper at Rockville Cemetery for 12 years. He enjoyed his family and gardening. He was also a long time member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church.
Benito was preceded in death by his parents, Leon and Genoveva Barajas; his daughter, Antonia; and his great grandson, Xavier Lopez.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Rosa; his children, Hidalia and Steven Gilliam, Lydia Barajas, David and Eutiquia Barajas, Benito Jr. and Mary Barajas, and Miguel and Kendra Barajas. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
A visitation is planned from 5 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, July 29, with recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m., at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, July 30, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church followed by a committal service at Rockville Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 West Texas Street, Fairfield, 425-4697.

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  • Kendra & Miguel & TwinsJuly 31, 2009 - 10:01 am

    Dad you were the best father and a grandfather we will miss you deeply. We will always know you are watching over the whole family to make sure we are safe. We had alot of good memories with you and we love you very much. We miss you Grandpa we love you for ever and ever Kendra & Miguel & Amanda & Kaylee

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  • kayleeJuly 31, 2009 - 4:42 pm

    Grandpa you were the best grandfather I i have ever had and i will miss you forever.You will be in my heart forever.We had so much memories like swinging on the swing and eating ice cream togeather.Help me thru middle school i love you drandpa. love, kaylee

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  • kayleeJuly 31, 2009 - 4:43 pm

    Grandpa you were the best grandfather I i have ever had and i will miss you forever.You will be in my heart forever.We had so much memories like swinging on the swing and eating ice cream togeather.Help me thru middle school i love you drandpa.

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