As per Luis Rosales, a reporter for Colima Noticias newspaper.
Jose Berber Chavez, 41, of Grandview died on Sunday, April 22, 2012, in Cofradia de Morelos, Colima, Mexico.
He was born July 1, 1970 in Rancho De Limon, Colima, Mexico to Magdaleno Chavez and Leocadia Berber.
He married Terry Chadis on March 6, 1997, in Sunnyside.
He enjoyed gardening, collecting low rider bikes, spending time with his children and family and listening to music.
He was a happy man, liked telling jokes, very talkative, very friendly, a person everyone liked.
He is survived by his wife, Terry Chadis Chavez of Grandview; one son, Anthony Jose Chavez of Grandview; one daughter, Isabel Marie Chavez of Grandview; his father, Magdaleno Chavez of Mexico; one brother, Jose Manuel Chavez of Granger; four sisters, Margarita Del Viento, Adelaida Chavez and Alicia Quinonez all of Sunnyside and Berta Chavez of Prosser; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Leocadia Berber Chavez and two sisters, Maria Sanchez and Elidia Chavez.
Burial was held in Tecoman, Colima, Mexico.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Saturday, April 28, 2012, at 1 p.m. at the Chavez home in Grandview.