JOSE ISABEL MARQUEZ 83, Monte Vista, Colorado, departed this world on January 7, 2022, at his sons’ home in Aurora, Colorado. He was born February 12, 1938, in San Miguel, New Mexico, to Luisa and Leopoldo Marquez.
His favorite pass times were spending time with his family by going fishing, camping, and hunting.
He is survived by his children; Carl Marquez, Joe Marquez, both of Aurora CO, and Andrea (Arturo)Hernandez, Salt Lake City, UT, his grandchildren; Chantel (Fernando Renteria), Christino Hernandez, great- grandchildren; Lukas, and Julius Renteria, all of Salt Lake City, UT, his sisters; Rosana Monge, Maria Elvera (Pete)Valdez, brother; Anthony (Cindy) Marquez, all of Monte Vista CO. He is also survived by his God children, several nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; Luisa and Leopoldo Marquez, his brother; Ubaldo P. Marquez, Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.
Jose will be missed by all who knew him.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday June 24, 2022, at 10:00AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 715 Fourth St. Alamosa, Colorado 81101
A Celebration of Life lunch will follow at 408 Lariat Road, Monte Vista, Colorado, Following the service.
Inurnment will follow at a later date at Workers Union Cemetery in Monte Vista, Colorado.
Arrangements in care of Strohmayer’s Funeral Home.