Joseph A. Valdez, Sr., 65, of Longmont, CO passed away April 22, 2014. Joseph was born August 14, 1948 in Trinidad, CO to Fred and Beatrice (Roybal) Valdez. Joseph married Josephine Martinez on September 28, 1964. He worked at CU Boulder. Joseph enjoyed fishing, playing cards and was an avid Raiders Football fan. Joseph is preceded in death by his parents and 2 sisters. Joseph is survived by his wife Josephine, sons Jerome Valdez (Jamie), Eugene Valdez (Tabitha), Joseph Valdez, Jr. (Shannon), daughters Jill Valdez and Justine Valdez (Jerry Krenzer), brothers John Valdez (Lupe), Bobby Valdez (Kathy), Ernie Valdez (Linda), Tony Valdez (Doris), sisters Virginia Murillo (Carlos), Becky Cordova (Jorge), Joann Martinez (John), Irene Valdez and Marcella Garfio, 18 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be 5:30 - 7:00pm, with Rosary at 7:00pm, Monday, April 28 at St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 am, Tuesday, April 29 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Longmont Mountain View Cemetery. Visit www.ahlbergfuneralchapel.com to share condolences.
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Published in Longmont Times-Call on Apr. 25, 2014