Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for Jose Gamboa, 78, of Westmorland, who died Wednesday in Pioneers Memorial Hospital in Brawley. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.
Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Westmorland. The Rev. Amador Lopez will officiate.
Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.
Mr. Gamboa was born Sept. 12, 1922, in Riverside. He came to the Imperial Valley at age 17. He worked in agriculture for 48 years, working at John Benson Farms for 35 years.
He married Alicia Gonzalez in Chihuahua, Mexico, on Aug. 20, 1970.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, garden and farm animals, according to family.
Survivors include his wife, Alicia Gamboa of Westmorland; daughters, Norma Alicia Scott of El Centro, Lorena Felix of Brawley and Maria Gamboa of Westmorland; and son, Jose M. Gamboa of Westmorland.