Jose Antonio Marquez Palacios, was born on January 26th, 1936 in Santa Rosa, Chih, Chih, Mexico to Manuel and Maria Luisa Marquez. He married the love of his life Benigna Jaquez, on April 18th, 1961, in Santa Rosa, Chih, Mexico and they had 8 children from union. Jose and his wife moved to Levelland in 1989 from Chihuahua, Chih, MX where they have settled and raised their family. He was a welder, work at farming and worked for over 25 years for Capital Steel Scrap Metals and Irons industry in Levelland. He loves traveling to Mexico to visit his family and friends, and his only living brother Benito, he enjoyed going to La Plaza Merino on the Centro of Chihuahua to meet with his long time friends, they'll seat on a bench and talk for a long time and walk around town. He was a hard working man who never wanted to quit. He enjoyed Working hard at the Steel Company. During the weekends he will go back and forth to town, he will go eat at La taqueria to meet with his friends and expend time at Walmart seating at the bench with friends. He always liked telling jokes, funny stories, and had everyone smiling, and laughing. He was a generous man that loves to help his familly. He was a very loving father and grandfather he shall be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Proceeded in Death by:
Parents: Manuel & Maria Luisa palacios Marquez and Granddaughter: Yaretzi Samantha Marquez
(7) Brothers: Filiberto, Ramon, Luis, Eliaz, Bartolo, Isabel, and Melito Marquez,
(2) Sisters: Concha and Juanita Marquez
Spouse of 61 years: Benigna Jaquez De Marquez of Levelland
Daughters: Judith (Mickey) Michaels, Aivilli (Carlo) Carrillo, and Yadira Marquez (Jose Catano) all three of Levelland
Sons: Jorge (Aracely) Marquez of Chihuahua, MX, Rudy (Patricia) Marquez and Omar (Brisa) Marquez both of Levelland, Hugo (Laura) Marquez and Damian (Ruby) Marquez both of Lubbock
Brother: Benito (Alma Rosa) Marquez of Chih, MX
Nephew: Alfredo (Atchalia) Marquez of Levelland
21 Grandchildren, 3 Great Grandchildren.
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