Lorenzo Granado, 74, dies Oct. 8 in Amarillo

HEREFORD – Mass of Christian burial for Lorenzo Granado, 74, a long time Hereford resident was Oct. 8 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church with Rev. Anthony Neusch, pastor as Celebrant. Interment was at St. Anthony's cemetery. Mr. Granado died on Oct. 5, 2015, in Amarillo. He was born Apil 30, 1941, to Porfirio and Julia Licon Granado in Fort Davis. He married his sweetheart, Janie, on Aug. 9, 1959, in Morton. They later moved to Hereford where he owned Granado Electric for over 50 years. He was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church where he was a Lector. He was a member of the Lions Club for over 30 years and Knights of Columbus for over 20 years. He loved to make people laugh. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and everyone's favorite uncle. His hobbies included singing, playing guitar, motorcycles, boating, fishing and welding. He loved to travel and try new things. His survivors include his wife, Janie Granado of Hereford, two daughters Gracie Granado of Austin and Martha Sanchez and husband Richard of Amarillo, two sons, Raymond Granado of Austin and Larry Granado of Amarillo, eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He also is survived by three brothers, Profirio Granado, Tony Granado and Raymond Granado, four sisters Marcela Madrid, Aida Carrasco, Esperanza Dutchover and Gloria Dutchover. He was preceded in death by a son, Ruben Granado, a brother, Domingo Granado and thee sisters, Fe Martinez, Elvira Granado and Leonore Granado.

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