Firmin Jose Aragon died Sept. 14, 2017, at his home in Cedaredge. He was 83.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 22, at the First Assembly of God in Delta.
Firmin Jose Aragon was born Oct. 30, 1933, to Toribio and Julia Aragon. He grew up in Austin and attended Fairview Country School. After graduating from high school, he served in the U.S. Navy.
On June 21, 1958, he married Ida Tafoya.
He was devoted to God and enjoyed spending time with his family.
He worked as a janitor at Cedaredge Elementary School for many years. He later worked at the grocery store in Cedaredge.
He is survived by two sons, Toribio "Toby" (Madonna) Aragon and Richard "Rick" (Donna) Aragon; eight children and 12 great-grandchildren.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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