Juan A. Espinoza, age 81, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 9:55 P.M. on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, at Genesis HealthCare-Bryan Center where he had been a resident. Mr. Espinoza had been an auto mechanic and was a US Army veteran. He was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness in Montpelier and formerly in Napoleon, where he was very active.
Juan A. Espinoza was born on November 24, 1933, in San Juan, Texas, the son of Manuel O. and Eulalia M. (Alvarado) Espinoza, Sr. He is survived by his sisters, Hortencia (Jose) Torres, of Holland, Ohio, Josephina (Joe) Duran, of Swanton, Ohio, Horlalia (Santiago) Bejarano, of Fremont, Ohio, Anita Booker, of Paradise, Texas and Criselda Espinoza, of Toledo; brothers, Manuel (Ginny) Espinoza, Jr., of Elyria, Ohio and Francisco (Shirley) Espinoza, of Toledo and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ignacio, Florencio and Manuel Espinoza II and sisters, Manuela Espinoza and twins Rosita and Margarita Espinoza.
A memorial service for Juan A. Espinoza will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 11532 County Road K, Montpelier, Ohio 43543 at 4:00 P.M. with Brother Doug Cook officiating. Visitation will be held from 3:00-4:00 P.M., prior to the service and a dinner will follow the service. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Krill Funeral Service, 860 West Mulberry Street, Bryan.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Jehovah’s Witness, c/o Jason Zervos, 419 Connin Street, Bryan, Ohio 43506.