Jose Juarez Sr., 57, of Lodi, died March 28. He was born April 27, 1955 in Guatemala.
Mr. Juarez worked as an automobile mechanic and in the tire recapping business.
He is survived by his companion, Juanita Castro; sons, Jose Juarez Jr. of Sacramento and Stephen Seigman of Redwood City; daughter, Breonna Tolbert of Sacramento; mother, Francisca Juarez of Guatemala; sisters, Estela Juarez and Martha Carrilo; brother, Oscar Juarez; and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Ricardo Carrilo.
A prayer service will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Donahue Funeral Home. Interment will be private.
Donahue Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.