Ms. Monica Margaret Jaramillo was born in Ruidoso, New Mexico on February 23, 1968 and passed away at University Medical Center (burn unit), in Lubbock Texas on March 9, 2023. She was a single mother who had a very loving and caring daughter named Shawnta Marie Nicole Padilla. She was a native to the Ruidoso/Ruidoso Downs area where she was employed as a Clerk for the New Mexico Human Services Department of Lincoln County. She had also previously earned an Associate degree with NMSU Las Cruces, in Micro-Computer Programming, where she was just shy of a few credits to earn her Bachelor’s degree. Monica was very athletic in her scholastic days and an upbeat lady thereafter with a very witty personality. She was very mind driven and would always pursue her dreams no matter what the obstacles might be. She was known very well in the community and loved by all that knew her. She will be missed and loved by so many.
She was survived by: Victor Aragon Jaramillo Jr. (brother); Paul A. Jaramillo (brother) and Partner Tina Dennison; Shawnta Marie Nicole Padilla (daughter); Cheyann Jaramillo (niece), McKenzie Jaramillo (niece) and Corey Jaramillo (nephew).
Preceded in Death By: Victor Aragon Jaramillo (father); Dulcinea “Nell” Sanchez Jaramillo (mother).
~Those We Love Can Never be More Than a Thought Away…. For as Long as There’s a Memory, They Live in Our Hearts to Stay~