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Servando Ochoa Sr.

Posted on Nov. 3, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Aug. 7, 1957 - Nov. 1, 2013

ELKHART — Servando Ochoa Sr., 56, of Elkhart, passed away at 4:20 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Indianapolis University Hospital.

He was born Aug. 7, 1957, in Los Ramones, Mexico, to the late Facundo and Virginia Ochoa. On Nov. 5, 1978, in Mexico, he married Blanca A. Cortez. She survives.

Also surviving are five children, Servando (Nancy) Ochoa Jr., Noberto (Andrea) Ochoa of Texas, Anabel Ochoa of Elkhart, Josie Ochoa of Elkhart and Ivana Cortez of Texas; three sisters; three brothers; and three grandchildren.

Servando was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation for family and friends will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at Zimmerman-Inman Funeral Home, 1109 Lincolnway W., Osceola. Pastor Arturo Acosta will preside.

Servando worked as a spot welder at Ventline in Bristol. He was a member of Primera Igresia Bautisa Hispana de Midway.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the family to offset funeral expenses.