Jose "Joe" Flores Sr.

Adrian – Jose Flores Sr., age 72, of Adrian, passed April 30, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family.


He was born September 30, 1946, in Alma, MI. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army from 1968-1974. He married Matilde Maldonado on December 8, 1967, after 38 years of marriage, she preceded him in death. Jose was a truck driver for Interstate Auto Transport, retiring in 2013. Jose loved spending time with his family.


Jose is survived by his mother, Carmen (Martinez) Garcia; his children, Jose Jr. (Annie) Flores, Theresa (Ferdinand)Flores, Christina (Kris) Johnson, Delinda (Jorge) Flores, Celena Flores, and Angela (Robie) Soto; 18 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and companion, Linda Ibarra. He was preceded in death by his father, Leon and wife, Matilde.


Visitation for Jose will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. with a Vigil Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.  The Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. with visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Fr. Michael Newman as Celebrant. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery with full military rites conducted by the Blissfield American Legion Post #325.


You may send condolences to the family at Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.