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Joaquin Cortina November 30, 1974 - October 10, 2021

November 30, 1974  ~  October 10, 2021

Joaquin Cortina passed away at the age of 46 after fighting a long and hard battle of complications due to Covid. He was born in San Jose and settled in Modesto in 1998 where he was currently employed at Sun-Opta.

He was a loving, compassionate, and hardworking man. He loved spending time with his wife, kids and family. He always took pictures and videos of every family gathering and wanted to keep making as many memories as possible. He was the definition of a family man.

Joaquin is survived by his loving wife Brandy; four children, Athena, Epitacio, Desiree, and Reina Cortina; and a grandchild on the way; siblings Angie Rios, Epitacio Cortina, Jimmy Cortina, Peter Cortina, Jose Prieto, Esmeralda Wilson, and Hortencia. He is also survived by his father Santiago and mother Angelita.  He was preceded in death by his oldest son Joaquin Jr. Cortina and brother Juan Prieto.

Funeral Services will be held at 4pm on Friday, October 29, 2021 at Allen Mortuary located at 247 N. Broadway in Turlock with visitation until 6pm.

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  1. Elaine says

    Love u cuz rip now your wit ur son and brother

  2. Essi Wilson says

    Thank you for being the most loving Big Brother. The memories with you will always be dear to my heart. Thank you for loving my little family like you did. I love you Brother.

  3. Erin & Julian says

    Love and light to you Joaquin and the entire family. Love from your nephew, Julian.

  4. Dolores says

    Primo I never had the chance to spend time with you someting always came up..and I thought we stilll had plentey of time.. we were supposed to get together for my daughter’s quinceanera but then covid happened.But I sure am learning quick not to take anything for granted..some of my memories in my younger years are growing up with you guys sharing my Summers and holidays those times always meant the most to me.. you are truly missed but God needed you more We all now have and Angel watching down on us..Rest In Peace Primo

  5. Rose Silva Anson Esparza says

    May the lord heal my families hearts Joaquin was a good man to his wife brandy and my Grandchildren he will be their miss

  6. Bette Prieto says

    We ALL Love and Miss you Joaquin!! I will ALWAYS CHERISH the wonderful times we had together and feel so BLESSED to be a part of THIS FAMILY!! You’re a Wonderful Brother-N-Law and I will NEVER forget you!! Love You… Xoxo
    Bette Prieto

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