Julio Jaramillo, 31, passed away at his home on Sunday morning, June 22, 2008.
Julio Jaramillo was born in Racine to Juan and Juanita (nee: Martinez) Jaramillo on March 22, 1977, and had lived in Racine all his life. In Racine, he was united in marriage to Julissa Gutierrez on January 27, 1996.
Mr. Jaramillo was a member of Cristo Rey Catholic Church. He was employed by Grove Gear for the past 5 years.
Julio was a very happy and enjoyable person. He always was a jokester. He was the baby of five siblings and he was always the favorite uncle because he was still young at heart. Julio was very loyal to his family and friends. He was a very responsible and dedicated father, a perfect dad. His children meant the world to him. He loved his children and cared much for his nieces and nephews. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially during family gatherings and family sporting events.
Julio is survived by his wife Julissa; his five children, Taliah, Maya, Jaydon, Nallely and Elianna; his parents, Juan and Juanita Jaramillo; his mother-in-law, Socorro (Rafael) Santillan; his father-in-law, Silverio Gutierrez Sr.; three sisters, Virginia (Steve) Krueger, Yecenia (Javier) Ortega, and Letisia (Jesse) Morones; one brother, Juan J. Jaramillo “J.J.”; six sisters-in-law and four brothers-in-law, Erika Gutierrez, Vanessa Gutierrez, Silverio Gutierrez Jr., Javier (Lourdes) Gutierrez, Norma Gutierrez, Sendi (Jose) Contreras, and Maria (John) Escobar; 14 nieces and nephews; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. He was preceded in death by his cousin, Jose Ricardo Rico.
Relatives and friends may meet with the family for visitation at the Wilson Funeral Home on Thursday morning, June 26, 2008, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Private services for the family only will follow. Interment will be held at Calvary Cemetery.
Wilson Funeral Home
1212 Lathrop Ave., Racine (262) 634-3361