Epolito “Paul” Ortega went to his eternal home January 31, 2021 at the age of 93. He was born February 15, 1927 in Valentine, TX to Nievas Ornelas. He married Lilia S. Ortega in 1948 in Artesia, NM. Paul worked as a farm hand and was a member of the Spanish Assembly of God. He enjoyed working and staying busy. He will be remembered for his hard work.
Paul is survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife Lilia, his daughter Gloria Martinez, and his sons Raymond Ortega, Sr., Epolito Ortega, Jr., and Freddy Ortega.
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