Guillermo Jaramillo
Guillermo Jaramillo
  • December 30, 1934 - March 31, 2017
  • Phoenix, Arizona

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Our heavenly father invited Guillermo Jaramillo into this world on December 30th 1934. The eleventh child of thirteen brothers and sisters Guillermo or "Willie" as he was affectionately known, was a very gentle and kind spirit from the day he was born. He loved his entire family deeply and will be remembered by the personal relationships he shared with each and everyone of them. Willie was born in Canjilon, NM to Cesario and Irene Jaramillo. Willie graduated high school in 1951 and then attended college where he would earn an associates degree before enlisting into the United States Air Force in 1955 where he would serve honorably until 1959. He met Janet Marie Cook in 1961 and the two would wed a year later. They would have three children Rorric, Marnie and Jeran. Willie moved to Arizona where he retired from the State of Arizona after 25 years. After retirement Willie ejoyed traveling; especially to visit with family and friends Willie was an amazing and wonderful person, a great friend and an even better father and grandfather who's love and generosity would no know bounds or limits. Willie also enjoyed giving back to his community and volunteered regularly throughout his life. Willie passed peacefully in his sleep on March 30th, 2017, he is survived by his baby sister; Salome Chivers-Clement, Jeran, Kirk and Alexander Jaramillo in addition to numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, in laws, friends and family.