Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Popular Worker Dies at 29.(Metropolitan)(Obituary)

Byline: Paul Logan Journal Staff Writer

Emily Trevino Known for Smile

Metropolitan Court colleagues and customers loved Emily Trevino's sparkling smile and upbeat attitude, a friend said.

So when they heard Trevino, of Albuquerque, had died in her sleep on March 14, the court's criminal division workers were devastated. She was 29.

Hundreds of people packed St. Therese Little Flower Catholic Church last week for the rosary and, a day later, for the funeral Mass, said Maria Romero, Trevino's supervisor and friend.

"It was so hard to believe someone so lively, so peppy was gone," she said.

"Everybody liked her. She was such a happy person. …

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