Juan O. Abarca, 74, of Yuma, died Dec. 27, 2013, at Yuma Regional Medical Center.
Born March 27, 1939, in Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico, he was a Co-Op Extension laborer for the University of Arizona.
A viewing will be 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday at Imagine Nations Church, 2445 E. 24th St. A funeral service will follow at 5 p.m. at the church, with Pastor Alfonso Tellez officiating.
Desert Valley Mortuary and Crematory is handling arrangements. Private cremation will follow services.