Jesse James Ortiz
May 5, 1968
September 4, 2012
Jesse James Ortiz, 44, of Avondale, went to be with the Lord on September 4, 2012. He was born in Phoenix, Arizona to Pablo and Manuela Ortiz on May 5, 1968. Jesse is survived by his daughters, Sonia, Serena, Kimberly, and Jamie Ortiz; sons, Jesse, J.J., Christopher, and Peter Ortiz; mother, Manuela Ortiz; sisters, Stella Ortiz, Yoli Perez, Maria Gallardo, and Teresa Ortiz; brothers, George, Joe, Manny, and Pablo Ortiz, Jr., and 4 grandchildren. Jesse was preceded into death by his father, Pablo Ortiz, Sr. and his sister, Diana Ortiz. Jesse was a professional boxer and he loved music. "Love you and love me back."
Visitation will be held at Avenidas Funeral Chapel in Old Town Avondale on Friday, September 14, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., followed by a service at 12:00 p.m. Jesse will be laid to rest at Holy Cross Cemetery located at 10045 West Thomas Road in the city of Avondale.
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