Veronica A. Lucero

Veronica A. Lucero of Duncan passed away peacefully at her home with loved ones near on November 20, 2019.  She was born on February 22, 1921 in Morenci, AZ to Concepcion Aguallo & Francisca Martinez Aguallo with siblings; Lauro, Esperanza, Refugio, Ernesto, Martha, Rodolfo and Emma.

She graduated from Morenci High School in 1940 and married Daniel B. Lucero on August 24, 1947.  They were blessed with 3 children; Daniel Jr., Cynthia and Pearl. Veronica was a wonderful homemaker, caring for her husband and children with love in her heart.  She loved to sketch, work in her garden, dance and cook. Veronica was also a member of the Women’s Auxiliary, Post #28 in Clifton.

Veronica is survived by her children; Daniel Lucero, Jr., Cynthia (Albert) Romero and Pearl (Stephen) Guzzo, sisters; Martha (Jose) Rodriguez and Emma (Johnny) Gomez, 14 Grandchildren, 28 Great-Grandchildren, 5 Great-Great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her loving husband Daniel B. Lucero, her parents Francisca and Concepcion Aguallo, her sister Esperanza Mendoza Cura Luna and her brothers; Ernesto Aguallo, Rodolfo Aguallo and Lauro Mendoza.

Services times are set for Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Sacred Heart Church with a viewing at 9:00 a.m. the Recitation of the Rosary at 10:00 a.m. followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m.  Interment will follow the services in the Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of McDougal’s Caldwell Funeral Chapel & Gila Valley Crematory.  Online condolences may be extended at