Mar. 19, 1919 Antonito Conejos County Colorado, USA
Feb. 3, 2001 Walsenburg Huerfano County Colorado, USA
Son of Crestino Aranda & Matilde (Vigil) Aranda. Married Aurora Aurelia Vigil Nov 5, 1938.
Aranda, Jose Chris Jose Chris Aranda - Pueblo Chieftain - February 05, 2001 - Age 81, of Walsenburg, passed away Feb. 3, 2001.
He was born March 19, 1919, in Sierra, Colo., to Crestino and Matilda Aranda, who precede him in death.
Also preceded by his loving wife, Ella Aranda; and daughter, Theresa Aranda.
He is survived by his son, Gary (Sharon) Aranda, Denver, Colo.; brother, Frank (Dede) Aranda, Trinidad, Colo.; sisters, Mary (Gilbert) Romero, Walsenburg, Ernestine Castro, Denver, Nellie (Joe) Jacquez, Belen, N.M.; six grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. tonight at Romero Chapel in Walsenburg, Colo. Funeral Mass, 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Catholic Church. Celebrant, Rev. Phil Coury. Interment, North St. Mary Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at the Rambler Restaurant after funeral service.