On Monday, February 18, 2019, Joe V. Rios, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed on to the big ranch in the sky. Joe is preceded in death by his parents Arturo and Natalia Rios, his son Joseph Rios, and his granddaughters Jolie Lopez and Emily Sandoval. Joe is survived by his loving wife Belen (Evelyn) of 67 years, his five children: Ninfa and her husband Rick Galindo, Rosalinda and her husband Joe Zavala, Debbie and her husband JR Ruelaz, Joey Rios Jr., and Freddie and his wife Jazmin Rios all of Madera, as well as his three sisters and one brother. Joe’s ultimate happiness was his family, and at the end of his trail he was comforted by his and Belen’s 16 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM with an Evening Service beginning at 6:00 PM at Jay Chapel in Madera.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 22, 2019 at 9:00 AM at Jay Chapel in Madera. Interment immediately following at Calvary Cemetery in Madera.