Juan Lara

17 agosto , 19385 abril , 2021

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Juan Lara, age 82 of Santa Paula, Ca who passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer.

His battle showed his courage in facing life challenges with a smile and laughter. Despite the pain, Juan stayed strong until the end. He was born on August 17, 1938 in Guanajuato, Mexico to Pedro and Maria Lara. He worked alongside the United Farm Workers and American labor leader and civil rights activist, Cesar Chavez. Juan has always been committed to providing for his family through numerous occupations and was a dedicated father and husband.

He worked as a production supervisor with Rico International Imports for 20 years, displaying great diligence and dedication to solving problems. Juan also worked at Six Flags Magic Mountain for more than 30 years in food service. He truly lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures; playing cards with family, gardening, and spending time with his Sons and Grandchildren.

He is survived by his Wife of 50 years, Raquel Lara; their three Sons; Juan Joel, Guillermo, Yrael Lara; three Daughter in Laws and his Grandchildren; Isaiah, Isaac, Irene, and Isabella. He also leaves behind his siblings, nieces and nephews.


  • Raquel Lara, Esposa
  • Juan Lara Jr., Hijo
  • Guillermo "Memo" Lara, Hijo
  • Yrael "Tony" Lara, Hijo
  • Oliva Lara, Yerna
  • Isaiah Lara, Nieto
  • Isaac Lara, Nieto
  • Irene Lara, Nieta
  • Isabella Lara, Nieta

  • Juan Lara Jr.
  • Guillermo "Memo" Lara
  • Yrael "Tony" Lara
  • Isaiah Lara
  • Isaac Lara


  • Visitación

    martes, 20 abril , 2021

  • Rosario

    martes, 20 abril , 2021

  • Misa Sagrada

    martes, 20 abril , 2021

  • Entierro

    martes, 20 abril , 2021


Juan Lara


Irene Lara

16 abril , 2021

You truly lived your life to the fullest. I will forever cherish your kind smile. And I’ll never forget the times you made me laugh, you we’re always cracking jokes. You were one of a kind. Your caring heart and precious soul will never be forgotten. I love you grandpa. Always and forever.

Love, your granddaughter

Lulu Gonzalez

15 abril , 2021

Muchos lindos recuerdes nos a dejado tío Juan. Que Dios lo tenga en su santa gloria. Se le extrañará. Para mi tía Raquel y primos, siento mucho está pérdida. Que Dios les de la fortaleza durante estos tiempos difíciles y que la memoria de mi tío los llene de paz y comodidad.
QEPD tío Juan 🙏🏼

Basilico Yzaguirre

13 abril , 2021

On Behalf of the Knights of Columbus St. Francis of Assisi Fillmore Council 8800, we would like to extend Our Thought and Prayer to the Family of Br Juan Lara.

Rafael Ureno Escobedo

13 abril , 2021

Juan Lara will never be forgotten. The one’s we love are never gone; they live with in our hearts. God’s blessings and

Maria Aceves

11 abril , 2021

Me and my husband Antonio remember when we would go over to their home on 4th street in Fillmore and have a good time with the family.These good memories will always stay in our hearts 💕. I will never forget what a loving and caring man my brother in law was. He never turned anyone away, he did many good deeds.

Juan Joel Lara

10 abril , 2021

My wife Gaby and I will always have good memories of my dad.

Oliva Lara

8 abril , 2021

Te vámonos a extrañar abuelo , papa y amigo ..

Lara / Escobedo