Jose Gomez Ortega

1968 - 2020


Jose Gomez, aged 52, was born December 12, 1968 to Jose Gomez Tavares and Maria Guadalupe Ortega Rodriguez in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico. He came to the United States and was placed in foster care with Alvaro and Rosa Ramirez in Yakima, Washington where he lived from ages 14 to 18 until he moved to Modesto, California. At the age of 19 he met his wife, Kelly Ann Smith,  they married on October 14, 1990. Jose is survived by his wife and their four children: Israel Jesse Juarez, Jose...

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