Jose Moreno - November 07, 2013
Jose E. Moreno, age 90, of Holyoke, died Nov. 7, 2013, in Holyoke. Jose was born March 19, 1923, in Mexico to Hilaro and Manuela (Hidalgo) Moreno.
Jose spent his years growing up in Texas, Kansas and Nebraska, and finally Colorado became his permanent home. He married Guadalupe Hidalgo, and together they raised 10 children: Olga, John, Roy, Sidro, Tony, Murio, Erma, Dora, James and Able.
Jose and Guadalupe had a farm where they raised turkeys along with other livestock. Jose lived in the nursing home for the last several years. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Guadalupe; and son, Able.
He is survived by his daughter, Olga and husband Rick Kimble, their son Jason and his children Virginia, Joslin, Annbell and Cruz and their son Lance and wife Janiel; son, John and wife Theresa Moreno, their daughter Chantel and her children Sam and Austin and their son Joshua and his children Tricia, Alyssa, Trevin and Brextin; son, Roy and wife Darcinda Moreno and their children Angela, Adrea, April, Wes, Walter, Joseph, Andrew, Shontel, Asia and Roman; son, Isidro and wife Joann Moreno, their son Leonard and his children Marcos and Kinlee, their daughter Monica and husband Randy Miller and their children Zel and Riley, their son Eric Moreno and their son Paul and wife Angie and their children Tatiana, DrAven and Quinn; son, Tony and wife Yvonne Moreno and their children Shelby, Elisa and Kristi; son, Murio and wife Mary Lou Moreno, their son Michael and wife Joann and their children Abel, Joseph, Delilah, Samara, Dominiq, Christopher, Gage, Austin, Jacob, Janelle and Angela and their daughter Salina and husband Johnathon Vasquez and son Nehemiah; daughter, Erma Green and her daughter Mia; daughter, Dora and husband Robin Jackson and their children Marcus and Keanu; son, James and wife Monica Moreno and their children Matthew, Andrew, Aleenna, Patrick, Trinity and Nicholas; and numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
The rosary was held Nov. 10 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Holyoke with Father William Jungmann officiating.
The Mass of Christian Burial was held Nov. 11 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Holyoke with Father William Jungman officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Jose Moreno Memorial Fund in care of Gerk Funeral Home, P.O. Box 201, Holyoke, CO 80734.
Gerk Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.