James “Jim” Anaya, age 64, a native of Detroit, MI and a resident of Madera, CA for 54 years, passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in Madera CA. He was an Ag Foreman for many years and a member of St. Joachim Catholic Church in Madera.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Juan and Petra Anaya and sister Elizabeth Hernandez.
He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Henrietta Anaya. His children; Mario Anaya-Garza, Adam Anaya, Jennifer Anaya, Lawrence Carranza and Monica Banuelos and siblings; Delia Valdez, Linda Aguilar, Thomas Anaya, Juan Anaya Jr., Jerry D. Anaya and Mary Ann Gonzalez. He is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson.
Visitation will be on Sunday, July 9, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm with a Vigil Service beginning at 6:00 pm at Jay Chapel in Madera. Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, July 10, 2017 at 9:00 am at St. Joachim Catholic Church in Madera. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Madera.
28447 Ave 14
Madera, CA 93638
July 10, 2017
St. Joachim Catholic Church
401 W. 5th
Madera, CA 93637