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Information for Julian C. Ortivez
23 June, 1953 - 7 June, 1986
The Idaho Press-Tribune
June, 1986

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Julian Ortivez
    Rosary for Julian C. Ortivez, 32, of Nampa, who died Saturday, June 7, in a Boise hospital from injuries sustained in an auto accident south of Nampa that same day, will be recited today at 8 p.m. at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
    Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Wednesday at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa.  The Rev. Merle J. Fisher, S.M., will celebrate, with burial to follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Nampa.
    Mr. Ortivez was born June 23, 1953, at Dalton, Neb. to Juan Jake and Esther Vidales Ortivez. He attended school there, graduating from Gurley High School in 1972.
    He lettered in sports and earned a college scholarship, attending Chadron State College.  He was also an employee of the Gurley Fire Department.  He moved in 1977 to Idaho.
    He married Coleen Coney in November 1979.  They had a son, Joseph.
    He had worked for Nampa Paving for the past four years and had worked for Idaho Concrete for six years prior.
    He married Darlene Maiden in October, 1983.
    He was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church.
    He is survived by his wife of Nampa; his son of Nampa; his mother of Nampa; five brothers, John, Frank, David, LeeRoy and Carlos Ortivez, all of Nampa; three sisters, Carol and Josie Ortivez and Jean Ann Vazquez, all of Nampa; his two godchildren, David Lee Ortivez and Esther Carmen Vazquez; and several nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Michael Larry.  Another brother, Michael James Ortivez, also died of injuries sustained in the accident.

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