Juan M. Cortez



Juan M. Cortez

December 28, 1948 – June 8, 2016


Juan Cortez was born on December 28, 1948 in Tangancicuano, Michoacan, Mexico and resided in Calipatria when he passed away on June 8, 2016.

Juan was married to Teresa Cortez on March 23, 1970 in Mexicali, Mexico.

The Mass Service for Juan will be held on Thursday, June 16 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Calipatria at 10:00 a.m. and will be officiated by Father Reynaldo Roque.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 15 at Frye Chapel and Mortuary in Brawley from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The Burial will be held on Thursday, June 16 at Riverview Cemetery after the Mass.

Juan is survived by his wife, Teresa Cortez, his sons, Rogelio Cortez and Juan Cortez Jr. He is also survived by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Tassai Cortez-Garcia, Lorelei and Enrique Garcia, Hector, Natalia, Natasia Marquez, John, Christopher, Jacob Cortez, Isabella and Govanni Vivian Cortez.

He will be forever in our hearts and memories…