May 16, 1930-Aug. 16, 2012
VALPARAISO — Juan Arzola, 82, of Valparaiso formerly of North Judson, passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012 at Porter Hospital. He was born May 16, 1930 in Mendoza, Texas to Apolonio and Anita (Gamez) Arzola. Juan served with the National Guard in Texas, was a member of the North Judson American Legion and had farmed most of his life.
July 2, 1949 he married Natividad “Nettie” Guardiola who survives along with their children: John Arzola, Gilbert (Linda) Arzola, Richard (Cheri) Arzola, Patrick Arzola, Adriana (Wayne) Lucas, Genevive Elvia (Javier) Huerta, Mary Jones, Julio (Lisa) Arzola, David Arzola, 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Sunday, 2 p.m. CDT at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Road, Valparaiso, Rev. Dennis Deeter officiating with cremation to follow. Visitation Sunday from 12 until 2 pm. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Whispering Pines Nursing Home or the American Heart Association. MoellerFuneralHome.com