Jose de Jesus Cepeda
Born in El Rincon, Durango, Mexico on April 7, 1929, Jose de Jesus Cepeda passed away at 3:07 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. He was 83.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 20 at Brune Mortuary in Bishop, with the Rosary recitation at 7:30 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Bishop. Father John Gracey will officiate and burial will follow at the East Line Street Cemetery.
Jose lived the majority of his life in Bishop. He enjoyed spending time with his family. He worked for Union Carbide for more than 18 years, as well as Schat’s Bakkery and Vons.
Jose was a loving husband to Maria Cepeda and a beloved father to Evangelina Mojarro, Omelia Garcia, Idalia Jimenez and Luis Cepeda. Jose was blessed with 17 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.