Emilio Haywood (Our Angel), 9, of Farmington, was called to his heavenly home on July 3, 2018.
Emilio was born on September 18, 2008 at UNM Hospital in Albuquerque, NM. To parents Toni and Isaac Herrera. He came into this world with many medical issues. He parted peacefully at Grandma Coleen's house, which was one of his favorite places.
Emilio was a very special child, he was always smiling and laughing. His beautiful smile warmed the hearts of all who made contact with him.
Emilio is survived by his parents Antonia and Isaac Herrera, his sister Lizzy; brothers Jerry, Manny and Emalikai; his maternal grandma Coleen Rivas; maternal grandpa William (Chip) Haywood of VA; uncles Stephon, Auggie, Tevon, Tyreek and aunt Tajha; great grandparents Steve and Rose Rivas and William and Delores Haywood of VA.
Paternal grandma Brenda Herrera, grandpa Ronnie Martinez; uncles Eli Zechariah, Jason and aunts Charmain and TC Great grandparents Max and Gloria Herrera.
Emilio also had numerous great aunts and uncles and lots of cousins, and his dog Mattie.
Emilio is preceded in death by his great great grandparents Nick and Antonia Rivas and great great grandparents August & Ophelia Holm and numerous other relatives.
Funeral services will take place at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Farmington on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 9am. All are invited.
At mother's request please wear Emilio's favorite colors, which are blue and yellow.