Joseph Pinales, 60

Monte Vista resident Joseph Pinales, 60, passed away January 20, 2019 at the Monte Vista Estates with his loving family by his side. Joseph was born on March 19, 1958 in San Pedro, California; the son of Lorenzo Pinales and Angela Puente Pinales. He was united in marriage to Darlene Montano on May 25, 1988 and the two shared a long and happy union until his passing. Joseph was a kind and loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend who enjoyed playing professional bass guitar, listening to music, traveling and spending time with his family and friends. He will be dearly missed.

Survivors include his wife Darlene Pinales of Monte Vista, CO; daughter Chloe Pinales (Christian Delgado) of Thornton, CO; grandchildren Adonis Delgado, Cassius Delgado both of Thornton, CO; mother-in-law Carmelita Montano of Monte Vista, CO; sister Lupe Warren of California; brother Rafeal Pinales of California. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Joseph was preceded in death by his parents Lorenzo and Angela Pinales, two brothers Larry Pinales, Mario Pinales and one sister Angie Godoy.

Cremation was chosen and services will be held at a later date. To leave online condolence please visit The care of arrangements have been entrusted to Romero Funeral Home of Monte Vista.