Hugo Ernesto Elizondo (May 1962 – January 2024)

Hugo Ernesto Elizondo (May 1962 – January 2024)

Hugo is preceded in death by his parents Ventura and Laura Elena “Nena” Elizondo, his sister Eva Elizondo Roriguez and his four-legged companion Pancho.

He is survived by his Brothers and Sisters; Franciso “Kiko” Elizondo (Graciela), Leticia Elizondo, Arthur Elizondo (Barbara), Eddie Elizondo, Cuca Gonzales, Teresa Avalos, Melinda Elizondo-Yeksavish (Jerry), Laura Elizondo-Jaquez (Juan), Elizabeth Elizondo-Casillas (Chuck). Multiple “knuckleheads” known as his nieces and nephews.

Hugo attended Fillmore High School, Class of 1980. Joining the Army in 1983 and had 20 years of active duty, achieving the rank of Sergeant as an Expert Combat Medic. Serving numerous tours overseas, including multiple deployments in Afghanistan. Sergeant Elizondo, Hugo was awarded innumerable Decorations, Medals, Badges, Citations and Campaign Ribbons.
Hugo was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying; skiing, hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, fishing, and hunting. He also had a love for golf and most importantly he was a prolific “trash talker.” Hugo’s love of the outdoors and sense of adventure was definitely passed on to his “knuckleheads.”

He will be deeply missed by family, friends and all who knew him.
Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, February 3, at 11:00 am

Bardsdale Cemetery
1698 S. Sespe St.
Fillmore, Ca 93015

A Celebration of Life Reception to follow at Shiell’s Park
649 C St,
Fillmore, CA 93015

The family asks that anyone with fond memories, stories, or keepsakes feel free to attend and share. The family also asks that he be remembered for the joy he brought to others in life and not the sadness of his passing.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to your local Veterans group.