Jose Abarca was born on June 19, 1931 to his father Pedro Jovel and mother Teresa Abarca all natives of El Salvador. Jose passed away on March 18, 2012 in Sylmar, California at the age of 80 years old. Jose's funeral services are being handled by Funeraria Del Angel J.T. Oswald in San Fernando, California and done by his daughter Elisa Arvizu. A service is scheduled to take place at the mortuary chapel on Monday March 26, 2012 10:00 am-2:30 pm following burial at Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park in North Hollywood, California.