On Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Manuel Juarez Magana peacefully passed away surrounding his family in Watsonville. He was 78.
Manuel was born on January 26, 1938 in Mexico to his proud parents; Juan Juarez and Maria Juarez Magana.
Manuel's life was devoted to his family and their happiness. He was a jokester and enjoyed making people laugh, especially his family and friends. Even when he was sick he would make people smile. Manuel also loved to go fishing, hunting and being in the outdoors. To a loving Husband, Father, Brother and Friend you will be forever missed and always cherished.
Manuel is survived by his beloved wife, Leticia Ochoa Vargas and his 13 children. He is also lovingly remembered by his siblings Antonia Anastacia and Pablo and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Visitation services will be held on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 from 5-9PM with a service at 5PM and recitation of the Rosary at 7PM at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel, 609 Main St., Watsonville. A final blessing ceremony will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 10 AM at Pajaro Valley Memorial Park, 127 Hecker Pass Rd., Watsonville.