Pete Chagolla, 82, of Colorado Springs, CO passed away October 31, 2017 at Mount Saint Francis Nursing Center.
He was born April 22, 1935 in La Porte, CO to Ralph and Ascension (Serrano) Chagolla. Pete graduated from Eaton High School. After graduation he attended CSU and worked as a ranch hand at Anderson farms. In 1959 he married Carmen Albarran in Greeley, CO. They made their home in Greeley where they were blessed with four children. In 1970 they started their family restaurant, El Charro, which continues on today.
Pete enjoyed cooking, barbequing, driving through the mountains, sports of all kinds, and enjoying time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Carmen Chagolla of Colorado Springs; his children, Louis (Kelley) Chagolla, Kathleen (Jesse) Abeyta, Pete Jr. (Kari) Chagolla, and Anthony (Elana) Chagolla; eight grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.
Visitation will be 5-7p.m. Monday November 6, 2017 with Recitation of the Rosary to follow at 7:00p.m., both at Adamson Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be 1:30p.m. Tuesday November 7, 2017 at Saint Peter Catholic Church 915 12th Street, Greeley.