Jaime R. Montoya, Sr.
Jaime R. Montoya, Sr., 63, of Andrews passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2018 in Martin County, Texas.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate his life at 2:00 PM Sunday, May 6, 2018 at McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews with Pastor Isai Garcia of Andrews officiating. Interment will follow in the Andrews North Cemetery. Rosary services will be held at 6:00 PM Saturday, May 5, 2018 at McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews. Pallbearers will be Jaime Montoya, Jr., Javier Montoya, Jaime Montoya, III, Julian Montoya, Felipe Carrasco, and Rodolfo Carrasco. Please celebrate his life by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Jaime was born on July 14, 1954 in El Mulato, Chihuahua, Mexico to Teodoro F. Montoya and Isidra Rodriguez Montoya. He was raised in the El Mulato area and married Maria Socorro Carrasco in 1976 in Roswell, New Mexico. They moved to Andrews in 1975. He had worked as a machine operator most of his life and will be remembered for being a hard worker. He liked to joke around with everyone, enjoyed wood working, and to gamble every once in a while. He liked to travel with his wife and family, but he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He was Catholic and was preceded in death by his parents.
Jaime is survived by his wife, Maria Montoya of Andrews, 2 sons, Jaime Montoya, Jr. and wife, Brenda, of Kermit and Javier Montoya of Andrews, 8 brothers, Ruben, Oscar, Valentin, Carmen, Samuel, Ricardo, Maurilio, and Teodoro, Jr., 3 sisters, Maria Elena Carrasco, Maria Reyes Saenz, Eladia Perez, and 6 grandchildren, Jaime O. Montoya, III, Julian O. Montoya, Ashley Montoya, Justin O. Montoya, Aileen Montoya, and Aleyah O. Montoya.