Jose A. "Tony" Fuentes, 69, Beverly Hills, Fla., died Feb. 26, 2014, at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center in Crystal River. Tony was born in Naranjito, Puerto Rico June 13, 1944, to the late Alonzo and Jesusa (Diaz) Fuentes. He was an auto assembly line worker for Ford Motor Company for many years. Tony was a parishioner at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, serving as a eucharistic minister, in the altar service and was the coordinator for the prison ministry. He was a member of Knights of Columbus and the Spanish-American Club.
Left to treasure his memory is his wife, Rosa; sons, Willy Fuentes, Jose A. Fuentes Jr.; daughter, Lucy M. Fuentes; stepchildren, Edito (Lisa) Rosa and Lourdes Ramos; brothers, Johnny Fuentes and Tito Fuentes; sisters, Lucy Garcia and Hilda Rodriguez; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.