Born in Armenia, Colombia on April 11th, 1959

Departed on September 25th, 2019 and resided in Centennial , CO

  • Funeral Mass: St. Thomas More Catholic Church
    Friday October 11th, 2019 11:00 am

On Wednesday Sept. 25, 2019, Luz Pileggi, loving mother, daughter and sister passed away at the age of 60. Luz was born in Armenia, Colombia, South America on April 11, 1959.  She lived in the Willow Creek neighborhood of Centennial and was a faithful member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church.  She was preceded in death by her father Edison Aristizabal.  Dearly loved by family, friends and neighbors, Luz is survived by her husband, Tom and daughter Karry of Centennial; her mother Lucia Aristizabal, brother Luis Alberto Aristizabal and sister-in-law Marta Lucia of Bogota, Colombia, South America; along with many loving relatives.  A funeral mass will be held on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 at 11.00 a.m. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 8035 S. Quebec St., Englewood .  Luz’s ashes will be taken to Bogota where a mass will be held and her ashes buried in late October.  Thank you to all of her family, friends and neighbors for your loving support in helping Luz on her journey to be with God.

Guestbook Entries

Fiona & Aidan O'Shea

We will miss you dearly, Luz. Condolences to Karry and all of the family near and far.

September 30th, 2019 at 10:45am
Jenny Lerner

My family Jenny, Alvaro, Gabi and Andrea love Luz as a part of our family. She will always be in our hearts. All
our love to her family and anyone who had the privilege of knowing her.

September 30th, 2019 at 11:54am
Kathleen pileggi

Luz, you were an amazing woman, truly one of the strongest women I have every known. You were an incredible mother to Karry as well as a great friend and sister-in-law. You will be dearly missed but we take comfort in knowing you are with your Lord and Savior. RIP beautiful angel.

September 30th, 2019 at 1:39pm
Cristina Jeffords

Luz  we will miss you dearly !! Your  unbreakable spirit, your kindness, your  every day good disposition, your humility.. knowing that you are finally at peace wrapped in our celestial mother’s arms makes me happy..

September 30th, 2019 at 2:31pm
The Vojtechovsky Family

Luz, it is a blessing to have known you. Your kindness, strength, and courage were a light here on Earth. I will miss you!

September 30th, 2019 at 2:36pm
Claudia Sanchez

Luz; tocaste los corazones de muchos. Y ahora estarás por siempre en ellos. Descansa en Paz en la Gloria de Dios. 

September 30th, 2019 at 3:13pm
Familia Medina Aristizabal

Mi Luchy. Nuestros corazones están arrugados de tristeza con tu partida, pero tenemos la certeza de que ahora tenemos otro angelito en el cielo que nos cuida y acompaña. Buen viaje! Te extrañamos, Tata, Pipe, Papo y Santi.

September 30th, 2019 at 3:32pm
Tina Sanchez

Luz,
Fue una batalla fuerte pero fuiste una guerrera hasta el final. No olvidare nuestras pláticas, comidas, reuniones, alegrías y lágrimas.  Tu hija estará protegida y haremos todo lo que está de nuestra parte para que ella sea un ser feliz e independiente.  Vuela alto mi hermana en Christo!  Te quiero 💕 

September 30th, 2019 at 3:53pm
JC and Tina Sánchez

Translation in English:
It was a long and painful battle but you were a true warrior.  I will never forget our talks, lunches, festivities, tears and joys.
Your daughter will be protected with guidance and love, and we will do everything possible for her to be happy and independent.
Fly high our sister in Christ and Cousin
We love you 💕

September 30th, 2019 at 3:59pm
JC and Tina Sánchez

Translation in English:
It was a long and painful battle but you were a true warrior.  I will never forget our talks, lunches, festivities, tears and joys.
Your daughter will be protected with guidance and love, and we will do everything possible for her to be happy and independent.
Fly high our sister in Christ and Cousin
We love you 💕

September 30th, 2019 at 4:00pm
Luz Amparo Cardenas

Dear Luchy, you have left at a very difficult time for me, I am very sorry not to be in Denver, we grew up together and we have shared great stories, Your departure leaves us a great lesson in strength. Rest in peace, that your memories will remain forever in our hearts.

September 30th, 2019 at 4:26pm
Raquel lerner

Yo soy hermana de jenny y luz fue para mi unica vivi con ella varias veces compartíamos historias juntas reiamos y llorabamos juntas la gran amiga de jenny se convirtion en mi gran amiga luz tevllevoben mi corazon

September 30th, 2019 at 5:22pm
Enrique-Rita Ines

Mi querida Luz Aida, fuiste una gran mujer, una madre dedicada a tu hija, la vida te puso una prueba muy difícil, pero, tú la superaste con valentía, a cambio Dios te concedió el premio de ir a su encuentro donde encontraste descanso, ha sido un honor haberte conocido, siempre te recordaremos, Enrique-Rita -Ines.

September 30th, 2019 at 5:26pm
Lama

Beautiful friend!
You will be missed by all who knows you

September 30th, 2019 at 5:42pm
Enrique - Rita Ines

También queremos enviar Nuestro sentimiento de pesar a Lucía, Luis Alberto, Thomas, Karry y Martha Lucia, el Señor les de mucha fortaleza por esta pérdida.

September 30th, 2019 at 5:46pm
Oscar Navarro

Reciban nuestro sentido pésame, lucia, Luis Alberto, Martha Lucia y familia.

My condolences to Thomas and Kerry.

Luz Aida, descansa en paz.

Oscar, Magnolia Navarro, Patricia Ching and fla.

September 30th, 2019 at 6:40pm
Diana y alejandro

Acompañandolos de corazon.

September 30th, 2019 at 6:46pm
Aida Kline

I feel deep sadness for the passing of my good friend Luz. Tom and Karry, Luz lives in our hearts. Paz en su tumba.

September 30th, 2019 at 7:28pm
Rose and Jim Yocom

Querida Luz,
Te vamos a extrañar pero sabemos que estaremos juntos en la eternidad. Adios por ahora….

September 30th, 2019 at 9:07pm
Ben Zercher

Tom, Very sorry to hear. Luz was a very good person. Your friend, Ben Zercher 

October 1st, 2019 at 11:03am
Maria magnolia urrea calderon

Recordandolos mucho. Luis alberto aristizabal y familia

October 1st, 2019 at 4:27pm
toby Lubell

We were next door neighbors to Luz and Karry for many years here in Willow Creek. Luz always had a smile on her face and we know how hard she fought this illness. Rest in Peace sweet lady. We will miss you. Steve and Toby

October 1st, 2019 at 4:57pm
Alanna

Dear Luz, you were such a beautiful and gentle person and I will never forget how great you were with kids. You took wonderful care of my kids and you were a wonderful friend and neighbor. The memory of you will be a blessing to all of us. Love Alanna, Talia, Shani and Nadav Tzarfati.

October 1st, 2019 at 5:26pm
Ann Reilley

Luz was a lovely soul. I will remember most our conversations about our daughters and our hopes for their futures. I will miss her good humor and compassionate spirit. May this good woman Rest In Peace.

October 1st, 2019 at 5:29pm
Maria Patrícia Benedict

Luz, Muchos recuerdos guardo en mi corazón de Jax Florida, que junto con tú tía Anita participamos de los sueños qué tenías al llegar a esté país. Por cuestiones del destino tomamos rumbos distintos, pero cuándo tú prima Luz Amparo me cuenta de ti, inmediatamente te puse en mi lista de oraciones. Me mandaste un mensaje días antes que querías hablar conmigo esperaba ese momento desafortunadamente no tube el gusto. Él Señor te ha llevado porqué ya estabas lista. Él todo poderoso junto con su Madre te esperaron con alegría. Ahora mis oraciones van para tú hija a ninguna edad es fácil ver partir a la Madre. Mi sentido pésame para Lucia y toda la familia. Mucho cariño. 

October 1st, 2019 at 9:16pm
Marilyn and Vincent Pileggi

Luz, we will miss you. You were kind & good in every way! Your family and friends
thought the world of you.  You fought your illness with all your strength, always
giving us hope that you would be better.

You are now with the Lord who loves you with all his heart. God bless you.

October 1st, 2019 at 9:45pm
Martin and Donna

Rest in Peace dear neighbor. Continued prayers for you, Karry and your family.

October 2nd, 2019 at 7:23pm
Sofia Esteve

Luz lived a life of light !
I know you are making heaven even brighter! 

October 4th, 2019 at 8:33am
Cesar, Patti & John Gomez

To Luz, To a beautiful woman in all the ways we recognize. You’re free now in the Spherics, no longer having taking on the physical turbulences and emotional overtones .. You take with you your favorite things: Your family’s love, and memory to all who’s lives you touched with your gratious nature.. May we all remember you in Harmony’s Grace.
till we all meet again.
With love, Cesar, Patti & John Gomez

October 4th, 2019 at 1:25pm
Heidi Franklin

Luz, your smile and spirit were like no other. 
I am grateful for our friendship and the light you shined in my life. I will miss you! 

October 6th, 2019 at 1:36pm
Jenny Lerner

Luz hoy quiero decirte adiós A mi amiga mi compañera del alma. Estuviste conmigo siempre en los momentos felices y en los moments tristes.  Fuiste un guerrera luchaste hasta al final.  Gracias por tú amistad tu ternura y tú positivismo en la vida.  Es hora de decidir adiós descansa en paz.  Te quiero muchísimo. 

October 7th, 2019 at 9:09am
Tom Pileggi

Dear Luz, When I first met you in Bend, Oregon in 1995 I knew that you were very special and we had an instant connection toward each other. I will always remember your kindness towards others, your free-spirited nature and your natural bonding with children. I feel blessed that I was married to you for 22 years. You were and always will be the love and light of my life. I feel a deep sense of loss and sadness now that you have left this world. God had the right plan to relieve you of your suffering and bring you to the kingdom of eternal life. You are an angel Luz and I will sorely miss and love you as long as I shall live. May love, peace and happiness be with you always Luz. Rest in peace my beautiful, loving, caring Luz.

October 8th, 2019 at 7:57pm

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