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Julian N. Ochoa Jr.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at noon Friday, Jan. 6, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Julian N. Ochoa Jr. of Albuquerque.

Ochoa, 67, born in Artesia, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017.

Interment will follow the services at Woodbine Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Ruben Ochoa, Joel Ochoa, Hector Ochoa, Alfredo Ochoa, Henry Perez and Abelardo Montes. Honorary pallbearer is Guadalupe Ochoa.

Visitation will be held from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Grace, with a rosary to be recited at 11:30 a.m.

Survivors include his children, Michelle Ochoa Murray and husband Robert, Julian Michael Ochoa, Phillip Ochoa and wife Valerie, Elizabeth Ochoa, and Julie Ochoa; sisters Mary Montes and husband Abelardo, and Ofelia Perez and husband Henry; brothers Ruben Ochoa, Guadalupe Ochoa, Hector Ochoa, Joel Ochoa and Alfredo Ochoa; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Julian Sr. and Delfina Ochoa; and brothers Efrain, David and Ludivico Ochoa.

Arrangements are under the direction of Gabaldon Mortuary of Albuquerque. Condolences may be expressed online at www.gabaldonmortuaryinc.com.