Joseph (Joe) M. Fuentez

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Joe M. Fuentez (79) of Colorado Springs died peacefully at his home on April 18, 2013. He was born on March 30, 1934 in Goodland, Kansas to Jose Fuentez and Juanita Luna Fuentez. Joe married Juanita Medina on September 19, 1953 in Fairbury, Nebraska. The couple moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado in 1957 where Joe was a Journeyman Sheet Metal Worker until Retirement. Joseph is survived by his wife of 60 years; sons, Arthur and Matthew; brother, Arnold; sisters, Enedina Martinez and Mary Munguia; grandchildren, Jessica, Jory, Jasmine McIntosh and Vincent; great grandchildren, Aiden and River Joseph and several nieces and nephews. Joseph is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Eddie and Johnny; sisters, Elodia Medina and Soyla Cunningham. Joe was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend who will be remembered for his great sense of humor, beautiful smile and love for life. Rosary and Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 10:00am at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1830 S. Corona Ave., Colorado Springs, Colorado 80905. The family would like to thank Sol Amor Hospice for their tender care during this trying time. Please visit the website below to leave your condolences.


Published in The Gazette on Apr. 24, 2013
Arrangements under the direction of:
Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home
3825 Airport Road | Colorado Springs, CO 80910 | (719) 596-3842
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