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Pegg, Paxson & Springer Funeral Chapel

4675 SW Watson Avenue, Beaverton, OR

OBITUARY

Joe Valadez

July 26, 1938December 25, 2019
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Joe Valadez, 81, died peacefully December 25, 2019 at home with his beloved wife, Kathy by his side.

Joe was born July 26, 1938 in Guadalajara Mexico to Eduvijes and Juanita Valadez.

He spent his childhood in Tijuana, Mexico and he had 8 sisters and 1 brother.

That's where he met Mary and had three children, Patricia, Rosa, and Joe. They moved to Poway, CA in 1962, where they raised their children. Joe was very involved in the community. He was President of the Poway Jaycee's.

Joe worked for Cox Cable in California and eventually traveled for work to Oklahoma, Washington State and Santiago, Chile. He returned to the Northwest and retired in Portland, Oregon.

Joe lost his wife, Mary in December of 1998. A few years later he married, Kathy.

Joe enjoyed woodworking, fishing, reading and spending time at the beach.

Joe was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Joe is survived by his wife, Kathy, daughters Patty, Rosa, son Joe, and stepdaughter Mary, along with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In Lieu of flowers, please consider donations to OHSU Parkinson's Center onwardohsu.org/donation select other then OHSU Parkinson's Center.

Services

  • Funeral Mass Saturday, January 11, 2020

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Kathy Valadez

January 4, 2020

Great Grandpop Joe, Maddy, Chris holding Rosie

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Joe's high school graduation

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Dad and Joe

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

The kids with dad and Kathy

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Dad driving the boat on Lake Lanier

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Kathy and dad on the boat

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Grandpa loved being on the boat

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Grandpa loved being on the boat

Michelle Valadez

January 4, 2020

Family trip to Cancun, 2005

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Patty and Dad

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Dad, Joe, Mr. Sullivan, and Kevin

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Dad on the left with his friend

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Our dad

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Dad with Curtis and Jessica

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We used to shower in the backyard when we got back from camping. So fun!