BLAKESBURG – Jose Arnoldo Perez Ochoa, 40, of 10542 210th Ave., died July 8, 2018.
He was born November 1, 1977 in Chihuahua, Mexico to Eraclio Perez Hernandez and Juvencia Ochoa Manriquez. He married Peggy Jo Kraber on January 7, 2013.
A resident of Davis County and Wapello County for the past several years, he worked for the Amish community as a transporter and for Yutzy Construction.
Arnoldo attended The Bridge Church. He was a member of Coffey Roping in Downing, MO and enjoyed riding, breaking and training horses.
Surviving is his wife, Peggy Perez Ochoa; a daughter, Dora Perez Denadero of Mexico; a son, Terry Michael White of Ottumwa; 3 step-children, Tami (Eric) Krantz, Patty (Robert) Seamans and Tim (Levi) Kraber of Ottumwa; a granddaughter, Lesley Dayana Saenz Venadero; 7 step-grandchildren, Todd and Austin Moore, Shayna and Zoe Seamans, Kinsey Kraber, Gage McNeeley and Aaliyah Sytsma; 3 step-great-grandchildren, Weston Moore, Khaylee LaDouceur and Avah LaDouceur; 2 brothers Rigoberto Perez Ochoa and Omar (Carolina Montoya) Perez Ochoa of Cedar Rapids and a sister, Bertha Alicia Perez Ochoa.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home.
Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Friday with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday.
Memorials may be made to The Bridge Church.