Church service for Jose Severo Orozco, age 91, of Muleshoe, Texas, is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at Trinity Christian Center Church in Muleshoe with Reydon Stanford of Muleshoe officiating. Rosary will be said at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Muleshoe. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park. Jose died Saturday, May 23, 2020 in Muleshoe. He was born February 20, 1929 in Progresso, Texas. He married Arminda Hernandez in Haskell, Texas in 1951.
Jose served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a huge Texas Rangers baseball fan. Jose was a member of the Sagrado Lorozo De Jesus and was a Cursillistas. He was a member of the Immaculate Conceptionv Catholic Church as well. He is preceded in death by his wife, Arminda; his parents; two sisters, Conchita Estrada and Ramona Orozco; five brothers, Delores Orozco, Luciano Orozco, Estevan Orozco, Robert Orozco and Jose Maria Orozco; and three grandchildren, Diznee Orozco, Drew Hodge and Robert Rodriguez Jr.
Jose is survived by his four sons, Edward Orozco and his wife, Teresa of Muleshoe, TX, William Orozco of Muleshoe, TX, Hector Oroaco of Canyon, TX and Ismael Orozco of Amarillo, TX; his seven daughters, Maria Garcia and her husband, Alex of Muleshoe, TX, Rose Cuellas and her husband, Jose of Canyon, TX, Angelica Toscano and her husband, Henry of Muleshoe, TX, Fernanda Norman and her husband, Mack of Muleshoe, TX, Ramona Reyna and her husband, Jerry of Amarillo, TX, Marisa Gonzalez of Muleshoe, TX and Devnie Orozco of Muleshoe, TX; his 28 grandchildren; his 63 great-grandchildren; and his 11 great-great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be sent to Muleshoe Meals on Wheels. 300 South 1st Street, Muleshoe, TX, 79347. Online condolences may be made at www.ellisfuneralhomes.com.