Jose Maximillion Archuleta Jr. died May 31, 2018, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert. He was 60.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta.
Mr. Archuleta was born in Park City, Utah, on April 1, 1958, to Jose (Leo) and Lala Archuleta. He and his family moved to Delta in 1965. He attended Delta High School and enjoyed playing sports. After high school he joined his father working in the sawmill and then held various other jobs.
He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, hunting, fishing and playing darts and pool.
He is survived by his mother, Lala Archuleta; siblings, Mary Duran, David Archuleta, Karen Speicher, Anna Archuleta and Leona Broome; son, Clifford Archuleta; and grandson, Harley Archuleta.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jose (Leo) Archuleta; and brother, Fred Archuleta.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.