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Jose M. Esquivel

September 25, 1950 - January 8, 2021

Jose M. EsquivelJose M. EsquivelJose “Joe” was born in Raymondville, Texas to Guadalupe and Marcos M. Esquivel.
Joe moved with his family to Woodburn, Oregon in early 70’s and graduated from Woodburn High School in 1972. Joe was a manufacturer for over 30 + years working at Columbia Ladder Company, and Milguard Manufacturing. He also worked at Target and Home Depot before his retirement at the age of 62.
He is survived by his daughter, DeAnn Colon (Adam Colon) and son, Joey Esquivel (Aimee Esquivel) and his four grandchildren, Isaac Garcia, Sebastian Esquivel, Cash Esquivel and Eleni Colon. His siblings, Raul Esquivel, Marcos Esquivel Jr., Luis Esquivel, Lydia Ramon, Sylvia Rodriguez, Rebecca Dominguez and Dianna Esquivel.
He is proceeded in death by his parents, Marcos M. Esquivel and Guadalupe Esquivel, his brothers Noe Esquivel, and Carlos Esquivel.
Joe loved his family and friends, Tejano music, barbeques and the Oregon coast. Joe will be greatly missed by his family and friends.  Private services will be held.


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So sorry for your loss. He was a loving father and grandfather.

This is cash Esquivel and I miss my grandpa.

This is Eleni Colon
We all miss you grandpa You are now an Angel and you are protecting all of our family

Our condolences and heartfelt sympathy to the Esquivel family, may the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ help them walk forward from this tragedy. We will miss our friend Joe

We love you Tio Joe! You had the best laugh, funny stories and sense of humor. You will be truly missed. Please watch over us. Rest In Peace. 

Love you Dad. I miss you so much and I know you will be with us in our hearts. RIP Dad.

Joe was my compare! For me, he was a special person. Joe always put a smile on my face and always made me laugh. He will be missed. Our condolences to the family, God bless..

Uncle Joe's unforgettable and contagious laugh could put a smile on anyone's face. He will be missed. Rest in Paradise Uncle Joe.

You will be Miss Tio and thank you for all the great memories. Rest in Peace.

Our condolences to the Esquivel family, always a pleasure seeing Joe, very special person. He will be greatly missed. Tejano dances will not be the same with-out him. Thx you Joe for the memories. From Familia Benavidez. Lil Joey so sorry to hear the loss of your father. stay strong/enjoy all memories from your father. I know its not easy, it will be hard.. but be strong for ur family and children. show/talk about him and be proud that your one of the lucky ones who had a great father too. —-RIP JOE—-
much love ~~Mandito Benavidez III~~

Our hearts and prayers are with you at this time.

Our heartfelt sympathy for the Esquivel Family.  Bardomiano and I have very good and dear memories of your parents and of all their children.  May your loved one rest in peace.  Sincerely, Isabel and Bardomiano Lumbreras from Independence.