George J. Aragon
May 2, 1927 – March 8, 2019
George J. Aragon was called home to be with Our Lord Jesus Christ on the 8th day of March 2019. He was 91 years old when he passed away at his home in Grand Junction, Colorado. He was married to his beloved wife Orlinda (Sisneros) Aragon on February 14, 1952, and they had four sons. George was born May 2, 1927 in Cimarron, New Mexico the son of Toribio and Julia Aragon. He enjoyed playing in the same baseball league in Delta, Co. with his teammate and brother Lucindo Aragon. He also took great pride in being a 2 time golden gloves winner in boxing. He also enjoyed playing the accordion in various bands over the years, as well as playing in the church band. George worked for the Grand Junction Regional Center where he retired after 20 years of service. George is survived by his wife Orlinda; his sons Pat and his wife Dawn and Carlos and his wife Lucille Aragon; sisters Margie Rubalcaba of Grand Junction, Co. and Rosie Abeyta of Grants, New Mexico; a brother Joe Aragon of Montrose, Co. He will be dearly missed by his 10 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons Lloyd and Eugene Aragon; one grandchild Linda Aragon; four brothers and four sisters A rosary service will be recited on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 6:00 PM at the Martin Mortuary. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM also at Martin Mortuary with burial to follow at Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Messages of condolences to the family may be sent to www.martinmortuary.com.
- Funeral Service Thursday, March 14, 2019
George J. Aragon
Lynn and Lila Briggs
March 13, 2019
So sorry to hear of George's passing. We have many good memories of days as neighbors. talking over the fence , meeting at yard sales etc etc. He will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you ,Orlinda and all the family. If there is anything we can do , please let us know. May God grant you His peace and comfort now and in the days to come. with love and deepest sympathy....Lynn and Lila Briggs