Jose Barocio "Joe B."
Our Heavenly Father took our beloved father, grandfather, brother and uncle to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at his home; at the age of 53 years.
The son of Consuelo (Ramos) and the late Indalecio Barocio Sr., Jose was born on July 1, 1968 in Saginaw, Michigan. He worked for Lear Corporation for many years of loyal and dedicated service. Jose then dedicated his time to being a compassionate caretaker for his grandmother, Helen Villareal. He enjoyed dancing for many years. Jose was an avid basketball player and was involved with the Saginaw Latino Athletic Club. He enjoyed fishing and watching sports. Above all, Jose cherished the time with his loved ones, especially his grandchildren.
Surviving are his children: Jose Benavides (Angel Lerma), Angelo (Ondrea) Benavides, Monika, Raquel and Eric; grandchildren: Angelina Benavides, Jose Benavides Jr., Josiah Benavides, Angelo Benavides Jr., Amariano Vela, Faith Anklam, Marcelo Benavides, Dion Mason, Christian Ocampo, Caylin Mason; his mother: Consuelo Barocio; eight brothers and sisters: Maria Barocio, Diana Barocio, Alicia Barocio, Estella Barocio, Indalecio Barocio Jr., Elida Barocio, Ramon Barocio, Andrea Barocio; his step-mother: Lupe (Becerril) Barocio; the mother of his children: Teresa Benavides; and a long-time friend: Raquel Romero-Meacham. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. Jose was preceded in death by his father: Indalecio Barocio Sr., and his brother: John Castillo.
Funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 12, 2021 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 910 N. 6th Avenue, Saginaw, Michigan 48601. Rev. Fr. Frank W. Voris OFM Cap will officiate with burial to follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 2:00 - 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road, Saginaw, Michigan 48603; and from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Friday at the church. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the wishes of the family.