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April 11, 1950 - October 21, 2012
Jorge Ozuna, 62, of Caldwell passed away October 21, 2012. Jorge was born April 11, 1950 to Jose and Tomasa Ozuna in Pharr, Texas, Their first son, joining four sisters. Jorge spent his early years between Texas and Idaho. The family settled in Caldwell, Idaho in 1966, where Jorge attended Caldwell High School. Jorge Learned the value of hard work at an early age. Anytime help was needed he would be there.
Jorge married Sylvia Ureste in 1973, to this union a Son Roel was born, they later divorced. Jorge started working for Crookham Seed Company in 1974, where he was employed for 34 years.
In 1983 Jorge met the love of his life Carolyn Shaddy. They enjoyed watching football, going to Jackpot and quiet times under the tree, watching the world go by. Jorge was a lifelong Dallas Cowboy fan, win or lose they were still his team. Jorge was an avid fan of cross word puzzles, watching Gun Smoke, garage sales and listening to the oldies music. Jorge enjoyed spending time in his garden, always under the watchful eye of his four legged friend Sam, and the Oldies music turned up loud, and time spent with his family.
Jorge is survived by Carolyn Shaddy, son Roel Ozuna, grandson David Salinas, granddaughters Sylvia and Amanda Salinas, two great grandsons Aaron and Zeke, step sons Andy Cardoza, Dion and Kip Shaddy. Six sisters, Maria Gonzales, Gloria O. Ramirez, Nora Gonzalez, and Norma Gonzalez all of Caldwell, ID, Antonia Sauceda of Lodi, CA and Frances Echavarria of Oakdale, CA. Four brothers Joel Ozuna, Jesse Ozuna, Noe Ozuna, Saul Ozuna all of Caldwell, ID, numerous nieces and nephews who will all miss Uncle Jorge's lectures. Handsome Jorge to the nieces, and Jorgie boy to his sisters and his great grandkids. Jorge was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters Walla and Janie Ozuna, and Carry Lynn Shaddy, and Eloy Ureste.
Jorge was much loved and will be missed by his family and many friends. David, Aaron and Zeke had the best time of their life with you, Thanks, I love you dad.
"Hon, Know you left a part of yourself behind, and took a part of my heart with you."
Love and miss you 64, always your 99.
A viewing will be on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 4 until 8:00PM, with a Rosary at 7:00PM, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. A funeral service will be on Friday, Oct. 26, at 2:00PM at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be submitted at www.flahifffuneralchapel.com.
Flahiff Funeral Chapels - Caldwell Chapel
624 Cleveland Boulevard Caldwell, ID 83606
Published in Idaho Press Tribune on Oct. 25, 2012