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Jose M. Espitia
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1887
Irapuato
Guanajuato, Mexico
Death: Oct. 17, 1969
Prescott
Yavapai County
Arizona, USA

Obituary
Prescott Courier
Jose M. Espitia

Jose M. Espitia, 82 died Friday, Oct. 17, at Yavapai Community Hospital.

He was born Feb. 6, 1887, in Grapuato, Mexico, and came to Prescott 57 years ago. He worked as a boilermaker for the Santa Fe Railroad for 32 years.

Survivours include his wife, Nica, four sons; Frank, Arthur, Walter and Rudy, all of Prescott; ten daughters; Mrs. Lena Casteneda, Mrs. Anita Acosta, Mrs. Josie Gallegos, Mrs. Jennie Durand, Mrs. Jessie Poblano, Mrs. Esther Mendibles, all of Prescott, Mrs. Clara Tafoya, of San Manuel, Mrs. Sallie Pozoz, of Bisbee, Mrs. Irene Sanchez, of Superior, and Mrs. Mercy Lara, of Tolleson; 56 granchildren; and 20 great grandchildren.

Five sisters also survive; Maria, Anita, Clara, Angela, and Listenia, all of Mexico.

Rosary will be recited tonight at 7:30 at the Chapel of the Garden.

Mass will be conducted Monday morning at 10 o'clock at Sacred Heart Church, with interment in Mountain View Cemetery.

Chapel of the Garden is in charge of services. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Nicandra Hernandez Espitia (1901 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Frank Hernandez Espitia (1919 - 2003)*
  Anita Espitia Acosta (1920 - 1998)*
  Josie Espitia Gallegos (1921 - 1994)*
  Arthur Hernandez Espitia (1923 - 2014)*
  Walter Hernandez Espitia (1924 - 2005)*
  Irene Espitia Sanchez (1938 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Prescott
Yavapai County
Arizona, USA
Plot: F-94-D
 
Created by: LeRoy Krsiean
Record added: Feb 21, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 125460526
Jose M. Espitia
Added by: LeRoy Krsiean
 
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