EAST CARBON-Joe E. Quintana, our loving father, grandpa, brother and beloved "Uncle Pete", died Nov. 1, 2008 in Price.
He was born Dec. 6, 1932 in Durango, Colo. to Alcario and Beatrice Samora Quintana.
"Uncle Pete" loved listening to country music, playing cards and being with his family whom meant the world to him.
Survived by his daughters, Jodi Nunez, Stacy (Blair) Burton, Angel Gallegos, all of East Carbon; special grandson, William Nunez, East Carbon; sisters, Delia Q. Zamora, Ogden, Mary (Bob) Gonzales, Shoshoni, Wyo,; brothers, J.F. Quintana, Anaheim, Calif., Mike Quintana, Dallas, Texas; 11grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews that loved him like a dad.
He was preceded in death by his parents, lifelong friend of 43 years, Lori Gallegos; brother, Pete; sister-in-law, Connie; brother-in-law, Art; son-in-law, Johnny; and nephew, Larry.
Private family services will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home.