COLEMAN - Funeral services for Joe T. “Dody” Orosco, 62, will be 2 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2008, at Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Steve Baker officiating. Burial will follow in the Coleman City Cemetery, under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home.
A prayer service will be 7 p.m. today at the funeral home chapel. Visitation will follow.
He died Thursday, July 17, 2008. He was born Aug. 22, 1945, in Concho County, the son of Ben Tura Orosco and Josefine Tavarez Orosco. He attended schools in Doole, Melvin, Paint Rock and Millersview. He was married to Senada Guerrero in 1968 in Brady. He was a farmer and moved to Coleman in 1999 from Doole. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Senada Orosco of Coleman; two daughters, Teresa Guillen of Jewett and Lupe Martinez of Ballinger; two sons, Bentura Orosco of Idaho, and Raymond Orosco of North Carolina; two sisters, Joanna Rendia and Elida Gonzalez, both of Snyder; four brothers, Ricky Orosco, Raymond Orosco, Fernando Orosco and Benjamin Orosco, all of Snyder; 10 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Cathy Ann Guillen, on Jan. 19, 2005.
Memorials may be made to the Solaris Hospice, 120 South Park Dr., Brownwood, TX 76801.