Roberto Ochoa, age 83, died on March 4, 2016 at his residence in Garden City, Kansas. He was born on June 7, 1932 in Santa Ana, Santa Isabel, Chihuahua, Mexico, the son of Jose Ochoa Burundia and Susana Hernandez Peña. A resident of Garden City, Kansas since October of 2007. He was an active member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
On January 16, 1955 he married Amelia Nevarez in Santa Isabel, Chihuahua. She Survives.
Thirteen Children Amelia Solis of Garden City, Kansas
Hilario Ochoa of Ulysses, Kansas
Isabel Ochoa of Ulysses, Kansas
J. Roberto Ochoa of Denver, Colorado
Corina Ortiz of Guymon, Oklahoma
J. Eloy Ochoa of Garden City, Kansas
Ernestina Jaquez of Phoenix, Arizonia
Ambrosio Ochoa of Dumas, Texas
Gildardo Ochoa of Garden City, Kansas
Olivia Armendariz of Denver, Colorado
Sandra Marquez of Garden City, Kansas
Avelino Ochoa of Chihuahua, Mexico
Crisoforo Ochoa of Garden City, Kansas
Thirty-Seven Grandchildren, Thirty-Four Great-Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, five sisters, and one brother.
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Garden City, Kansas.Vigil Service will be on Monday, March 7, 2016 at 7:00 p.m at the church.
Calling times will be from 2:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. on Sunday and from 10.:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. on Monday at Price and Sons Funeral Home in Garden City, Kansas.
Memorials are suggested to the Roberto Ochoa Memorial Fund in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home, 620 N. Main St. Garden City, Kansas 67846.