Obituary: Joe (Jose) Louis Apolinar Jr.
Joe (Jose) Louis Apolinar Jr., was born on April 5, 1936, and he died peacefully in the home of his son, Andy, in Chino Valley on March 2, 2018, at the age of 81. Joe was the eldest remaining Apolinar of 18 children born to Jose Luiz Apolinar Sr. and Lucia Garcia Apolinar.
Joe was a true Arizona native, born on Madison Street in Prescott. He lived his entire life in the State of Arizona.
Joe is survived by 7 brothers, 3 sisters, 4 children (Andy & Ronda Apolinar, Jodi & JoePaul Moody, Miles & Debbie Swain and Nena Murphy), 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will held on March 24, 2018, at 11 a.m., located at Watson Lake. A private family internment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in his honor to The Hillside Stampede Gymkhana Club, P.O. Box 1546, Bagdad, AZ, 86321.
His children would like to offer their sincerest appreciation and thankfulness to Family Hospice Care for their professionalism and compassionate assistance during this very difficult time.
Affordable Burial & Cremation LLC handled all arrangements.
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