Jose Marquez passed away peacefully on July 11, 2018 in Texas City, Texas. He was born in Mexico on August 5, 1960 to parents, Marciano and Feliz Corona Marquez.
Jose made his living as a skilled painter for many years. For his past-times, he enjoyed watching the Astros and spending time with family. He was a quiet soul and enjoyed the grandkids.
Jose enjoyed traveling to Paul’s softball tournaments in San Antonio and othe areas of Texas. He also enjoyed the Chivas Soccer team. We will miss his taquitos ands the hot sauce he made, which were very hot.
He was married for many years to his wife, Leonisia and cared for her in the last years of her life during her many illnesses.
Survived by children, Aurora Hernandez, Julio and Janie Esparza, Paul Esparza, Dolores and John Richards, Patricia Romero, Rachel Rios, Andrew and Rayna Rios, Amanda and Timothy Gilbert as well and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren & nieces and nephews.
He has had difficulty living without mom these last two years. He is now joined with her resting in peace.
We will miss him deeply and his big smile.
We love him and will never forget him.
The Marquez Family will greet guests from 5-8pm on Sunday, July 22, 2018 for a Visitation.