Angel Murillo

Obituary of Angel Murillo

  Angel Murillo, 24, of Pendleton, Oregon passed away on January 1, 2019. He was born on November 5, 1994 in Hood River, Oregon, the son of Trino and Rosa Murillo. He attended the White Salmon Valley Schools and graduated from Columbia High School in 2013, where he was a member of the National FFA Organization, the powerlifting club as well as being an outstanding artist. After graduation he attended Blue Mountain Community College in Pendleton, Oregon and graduated with three different associate degrees in Agricultural areas of study. While Angel attended BMCC he began working at Hamley Western Store. Angel quickly became a part of the Hamley family and learned skills in sales, hat shaping, leather art, including saddle making. He combined his passions when he began working at Hamley Western Store, a combination of art and the cowboy way of life.

    Angel was a kind, humble and hard-working young man with a good sense of humor. He cared deeply for others and took pride in his work and accomplishments.

    Angel is survived by his parents Trino and Rosa Murillo; his brother and sister-in-law, Fernando and Ashley Murillo and their children Ava and Greyson.

    A funeral service will be held at Columbia High School on Sunday, January 13 at 10 a.m.