Virginia Maestas

November 21st, 1934August 23rd, 2022

     Isabel Virginia Maestas was born on Wednesday, November 21st, 1934 in San Pablo, Colorado to Dora (Atencio) Bernal and Perfecto Bernal. She passed away peacefully at her home and surrounded by family at the age of 87 on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022 in Louisville, Colorado.

     Virginia spent her whole life in Colorado and was very involved in the Louisville community. She earned her Bachelor’s degree and worked as a teacher for most of her life. Her children and her family were always the most important aspect of her life. She enjoyed going to church and singing in choir.

     Virginia is preceded in death by her loving husband, Abe Maestas, daughters, Veronica Maestas and Valerie Maestas; parents, Dora and Perfecto Bernal; brothers Dave Bernal and Albert Bernal. She is survived by her daughter, Victoria Bernal-Burns; sisters, Anita Bernal and Sandy Cox-Bernal; brother, Rueben Bernal; cat, Melody Maestas and countless extended family members will continue to treasure her memory.


Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 30th from 4pm - 6pm at Darrell Howe Mortuary. A recitation of the rosary will begin at 6:00pm.

Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, August 31st at St. Louis Catholic Church at 10am. A procession will follow to Green Mountain Cemetery for burial. If you plan on joining the procession, please be in your vehicle by 11:15am and have your headlights and hazard lights on.

A reception will be held at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, located at 8800 Federal Blvd., Federal Heights, CO 80260, after the burial.


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So sorry for your loss. My prima Virginia will be missed by all. She was a special cousin to a lot of us. Love and miss you prima