Jesus Ortega 75 years old, May 17, 1942 of Nuevo Leon Monterrey, Mexico, following Milwaukee, Wisconsin, succumbed to Diabetes surrounded by his family on March 17,2018.
Jesus is survived by his ex-wife Patricia Ortega of 30+years, daughters Angelica, Brenda, Xochitl, and America, son Jessie Ortega, and his loving sisters Micaela and Lucy Ortega, many loving grandchildren, nieces and nephews and extended family. Jesus was a loving father, husband, grandfather and friend to all.
Jesus loved operating his Chicano Lounge Bar and worked as an Herbal Remedy Doctor for 25+ years until he was forced to stop due to his illness. He enjoyed visiting his house in Monterrey, Mexico and family gatherings and helping his community through hard times. He also enjoyed cooking and sharing his menudo with family and friends. Jesus was always there to help friends with their health challenges or whatever else they needed him for in the “HEART of the Hispanic Community”.
Visitation and Funeral Services will be from 9AM- 11AM with Mass at 11AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe, 613 S. 4th St, Milwaukee, WI 53204 March 23, 2018. Jesus will be laid to rest following Mass at the Good Hope Cemetery, 4141 S. 43rd Street Greenfield, WI 53220.
Memorial donations may be made to the Good Hope Cemetery and addressed to Atten: Jesus Ortega, mailed or dropped off to: 4141 S. 43rd street. Greenfield, WI 53220.