Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ahuactzins in:
 • Desert Lawn Memorial Park
 • Yuma
 • Yuma County
 • Arizona
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Alfonso Jorge Ahuactzin
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 17, 1943
Santa Ana
Tlaxcala, Mexico
Death: Jan. 28, 2011
Santa Ana
Tlaxcala, Mexico

Jorge Ahuactzin, a longtime Yuma jeweler, was murdered Friday in Mexico while visiting relatives there, according to his family in Yuma.

Ahuactzin, owner of 24 Karat Jewelers, and his brother, Manuel, were fatally shot as they were raising the garage door of Manuel Ahuactzin's home in Mexico's Tlaxcala state, the family said in a statement.

The brothers and other family members had been dining out and were returning home when they were shot by someone in a group of three women and two men who had just approached them, the family said, citing information provided by police investigators.

*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*^*

Jorge Ahuactzin, 67, passed away Friday January 28, 2011 in Santa Ana, Tlaxcala, Mexico. He was born in Santa Ana, Tlaxcala, Mexico November 17, 1943 to Gonzalo and Sofia Ahuactzin.

Jorge was the owner of 24 Karat Jewelers and a member of the Yuma Chamber of Commerce and IC Church. He enjoyed hunting and keeping his yard beautiful.

Jorge is survived by his wife, Kathy Ahuactzin of Yuma; daughter, Lisa (Bill) Graves of Tucson; sons, Mark (Kimberley) and Jeff Ahuactzin of Yuma.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Gonzalo and Sofia Ahuactzin as well as 3 brothers and 2 sisters.

Visitation will be at Yuma Mortuary Friday, February 4, 2011 from 6:00pm to 1:00am with a Rosary at 7:00pm. A mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church at 2:30pm Saturday, February 5, 2011. His final resting place will be at Desert Lawn Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be Alex and Gonzalo Ahuactzin, Eduardo Parra, Jason Hoffard, Hermes Maldonado and Jose Luis Gonzales.

Published in The Yuma Sun on
February 3, 2011
 
 
Burial:
Desert Lawn Memorial Park
Yuma
Yuma County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Feb 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65001303
Alfonso Jorge Ahuactzin
Added by: Marilyn
 
Alfonso Jorge Ahuactzin
Added by: Kathy Goodman
 
Alfonso Jorge Ahuactzin
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Ed Sanders
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- JMW
 Added: Oct. 28, 2012

- JMW
 Added: Oct. 28, 2012

- Marilyn
 Added: Feb. 1, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service