JOE ARELLANES(1936 - 2011)


Joe Arellanes, 74, of Orland, CA, passed away at Enloe Medical Center in Chico on October 9, 2011. Joe was born on November 20, 1936 in Las Vegas, NM to Paul and Stella Arellanes.

Joe served in the U.S. Marine Corp in Korea. He was a Master Craftsman in carpentry for over fifty years.

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 51 years, Barbara Arellanes; son, Bret Arellanes and daughter, Kim Brennan, all of Orland, CA; two brothers, Paul and Robert Arellanes; sister, Viola Vargas; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild, and numerous family and friends.

ArrangementS are under the direction of Affordable Mortuary. Send condolences online at

Funeral Home

Affordable Mortuary - Chico
2934 Esplanade  Chico, CA 95973
(530) 893-4292

Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Oct. 13, 2011