CPL. JUAN FELIPE GUERENA MONTELLANO
Hometown / City: Tucson
Date of Death: January 22, 2007
Corporal Juan Felipe Guereña Montellano age 23, of Tucson, AZ, born on August 18, 1983 in Anaheim, CA, passed away January 22, 2007. Preceded in death by grandfather, Felipe A. Guereña; grandmother, Enriqueta Vasquez; aunt, Rebecca Guereña and uncle, Fidel Gomez. Survived by parents, Juan and Sara Montellano; grandparents, Christina Lopez and Julian Montellano; sister, Sara Jazmine; brother, Jonathan David and all his Marine brothers; wife, Suzette Steele. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, many cousins and many friends. Juan was a three time Iraq War Veteran and a very proud Marine. As a Marine he was a great leader and motivator. As a civilian he was very caring, cheerful, funny and happy, always ready to help anyone, especially when they were sad. We will always miss your funny faces and jokes and we know that you are in God's presence making Him laugh. You will always be in our hearts, loved and remembered, our son, brother, cousin, nephew, grandson, friend and to fellow Marines "Beaner-Monte". Honor, Courage and Commitment. The few, the proud, our Marine, our hero. Visitation will be held on Friday, February 2, 2007, 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at Centro Cristiano Carismatico, 2600 S. 5th Ave., evening service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral service will be offered on Saturday, February 3, 2007, 1:00 p.m. with viewing from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. prior to service at Centro Cristiano Carismatico. Interment to follow at South Lawn Cemetery. Arrangements by CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY, INC.