Luis Lascano, Jr. passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 5, 2019. He was born February 26, 1932 to Luis and Anna (Jaure) Lascano. Luis attended schools in Rawlins and Hanna Wyoming. Upon graduation, Luis enlisted in the United States Air Force where he proudly served 20+ years.
In 1961, he married the love of his life Lucia (Samario) Lascano. After retirement from the military in 1973, they settled down in Roswell, NM where he was employed by the Chavez County road department. In 1979, Luis moved his family to Rawlins, Wyoming. He worked many years at the Carbon County Building as a janitor later moving to the Rawlins Senior Center to maintain the facilities there.
Luis was proceeded in death by his parents Luis & Anna Lascano, son Larry, and sister Shirley. Luis is survived by his wife Lucia, sons Luis (Tonjia) Lascano and Lloyd Lascano; daughters Nancy Lascano, Lupita (Frank) Lucero, and Lucie (Craig) Earl. Also surviving Luis are his brothers Michael, Jerry, and sister Elenor. Luis has numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A Rosary will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. and a mass to follow on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.