Jose "Francisco" Cardenas |

Jose "Francisco" Cardenas

Jose “Francisco” Cardenas was born in Phoenix, Ariz., Dec. 7, 2001, and passed away Dec. 30, 2006, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction.Francisco was a very caring young boy of 5 years. Even at 5 years of age his main concern was for other people. He was a lover of music, prayer and laughter through the telling of jokes to children and adults. His infectious giggle will be forever missed. Francisco’s main love was for Jesus and his family.In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to the Memorial Fund in Francisco’s name at any Alpine Bank Branch. The fund will be divided between Garfield County Youth Zone, Families by Design, House of Promise and Lift-up.Francisco is survived by his parents Guadalupe and Robbie Thomas Cardenas and Martha Leon.Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Jan. 13 at the Lighthouse Assembly of God Church, 1833 W. Battlement Parkway in Battlement Mesa.

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