Joe Lizama

Joe Lizama Joe G. Lizama was born November 13, 1974 in Corona, California. He passed away January 19, 2013 at the age of 38. Joe was a student at Social Vocational Service in Tulare, where he loved going every day. Everyone who knew him knew him by his beautiful smile and how helpful he was. He loved Scooby-Doo, peanut butter sandwiches, bean burritos, chips and of course chocolate milk. Joe is survived by his five sisters, Gracie Perez, Yolanda Valdez, Diane Bistrain (John), Tina Vasquez and Mona Lizama; his three brothers, Pat Martinez, Augustine Carrion and Tony Lizama. He was a loving uncle to his nieces and nephews and will be truly missed by them all. Joe has passed on to be reunited with his mother, Helen M. Torres; his father, Joe A. Lizama Sr.; sister, Eufemia Lizama; brothers, Joey Lizama Jr. and Anthony Martinez, who had all been patiently waiting for his arrival in Heaven. "Rest In Paradise Joe Lizama." Visitation will be 12-8 pm, Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Peers Lorentzen Funeral Chapel. Rosary and Mass will be at 10 am, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at St. Rita's Catholic Church, 954 S. O St., Tulare with burial at Tulare District Cemetery. Condolences may be emailed to

Published in Visalia Times-Delta and Tulare Adv-Register on Jan. 24, 2013