Jesse R. Estrada Jr., was born on September 11, 1940 and passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2011 in Tucson, Az. at the age of 70. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lupe Estrada and his brother Ray Estrada.
Jesse had an appreciation for business and owned his own landscaping company for several years. With his love of nature he had developed a wonderful green thumb. He could tell you exactly how to nourish your various plants in order for them to grow and flourish.
His friends and family describe him as a sports enthusiast and he especially loved football and tennis. In addition to his love of sports he also loved to donate his money to the casinos.but always had fun doing it! He has been described by his family and friends as a generous and kind soul. He had a warm, loving heart that would clearly shine through to everybody even during the challenging times.
He is survived by his 3 children, Lisa Estrada, Paul Roque, Ruben Ramirez; 2 grandsons, Freddie Cordova and Aaron Valenzuela; 4 siblings, Rudy, David, Connie and Gloria.
Visitation will be held at Farewell Funeral Service on Friday, July 29, 2011 from 5:00 8:00 p.m.
A Recitation of the Rosary will be held at Farewell Funeral Service on Friday, July 29, 2011 at 6:00 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Therese on Saturday, July 30, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.