Jose Soares Cordeiro Jose Soares Cordeiro was born February 16, 1927 in Altares, Tereceira. He married Delores DeJesus Martins in 1955. In 1966 they came to the United States, settling in Artesia, Ca. He passed away January 29, 2013 in Hawaiian Gardens surrounded by family. Jose was a dairyman for several years and worked at Marshbern Farms till he retired in 1986. He was a member of Luso America, Artesia D.E.S. and Holy Family Catholic Church. Jose is survived by his wife and 4 children; Joe (Kathy) Cordeiro of Tulare, CA., Matilda (Charlie) Gore of Avondale, Az., Maria (Jack) Martinez and Raquel (German) Sanchez both of Artesia, Ca. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his son Constantino. Viewing will be Monday, February 4th, 1-5pm at Chapel of Memories in Norwalk. Rosary will be at 7:45 pm also on Monday, February 4th at Holy Family Catholic Church in Artesia. Services will be at 10am on Tuesday, February 5th at Holy Family Catholic Church, he will then be laid to rest following the services at All Souls Catholic Cemetery in Long Beach, CA.