Jose (Joe) Isidor Gomez, age 72, died in Lakewood, CO on February 17, 2017.
He was born May 15, 1944 in Trinidad, CO.
He attended school in Sopris and Trinidad, CO.
Jose made his home in Littleton, CO and worked as an RTD bus driver until his retirement.
He loved to be outdoors, camping,, hunting and fishing.
Joe also loved to attend genealogy conferences in New Mexico, learning more of his family history, proudly publishing two books with information gathered by he and his wife over the last twenty years.
He was a very special person who loved to listen and dance to Spanish music.
Joe will be remembered fondly for his big heart and caring soul, always keeping in contact with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eduardo and Manuelita Gomez, siblings, Ernie Gomez and wife Rose, Louie Gomez and Richard Gomez, sisters Margaret Rubal and husband Bob, Emma Apodaca, Madeline Barela ,brothers in law Erminio Lovato and Harold Lovato.
Survived by wife of 26 years, Cindy Olivas Gomez, sisters, Barbara Lovato, Denver, CO, Dora Lovato, Trinidad, CO, brother Charles (Jane) Gomez, Lakewood, CO.
Memorial Service will be held Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 1PM at Horan-McConaty Family Chapel, 3101 S. Wadsworth Blvd., Lakewood, CO, 80227.
Inurnment at Carpio-Longsdale Catholic Cemetery, Trinidad, CO, at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinsons Association of the Rockies, 1325 S. Colorado Blvd, Suite 2048, Denver, CO, 80222.
Joe grew up in a large, caring and loving family and will surely be missed.