Velasquez Castillo, age 79, of Faribault, died Wednesday, July 9, 2008 in
Funeral services will be held at Hope United Methodist Church,
Faribault on Saturday, July 12, 2008 at 6 p.m. Interment will be in
Visitation at the church will follow the service and continue until
Juan Francisco, the son of Jose Maria Velasquez and Francisca
Castillo, was born June 4, 1929 in Libertad Peten Guatemala. He married
Berta A. Velasquez (Chacon). He was a missionary for 59 years. They came to
Faribault in 1999 and he became Pastor of the Iglesia Pentecostes Nueva
Jerusalem Church in Faribault in 2001.
He is survived by his wife, Berta of Faribault; eight children,
Maria M. Velasquez, Maria L. Velasquez, Elias Velasquez, Ruth F. Velasquez,
Devora E. Velasquez, Yessica M. Velasquez, Juan F. Velasquez and Silvia L.
Deleon; 27 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
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