Our beloved brother, son, uncle, grandfather and friend, Alberto Limon age 63 of Granger, WA went in the arms of our Lord on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Cottage in the Meadow, Yakima, WA. Albert was born in Brownsville, TX to Ignacio and Siria Limon on March 14, 1955. In 1959 the family moved to the Yakima Valley where Albert worked alongside his parents and siblings in various farms to help provide for the family. He received his education in Brownsville, TX, Sunnyside, WA, and Granger, WA until going into the work field. He worked for several dairies in the Yakima Valley including Dejongs, Independence and most recently Golob Dairy until he retired in November of 2016. Albert’s favorite pastime included watching old western shows, fishing, going on long drives and going to Legends Casino with the love of his life Luisa. He also enjoyed family gatherings for BBQ’s, birthday parties and holidays. He loved being silly with his young nieces, nephews and grandkids making them laugh with his funny remarks. Albert was a very loving person, always willing to help a person in need; he will be truly missed by all. Albert was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Granger. He is survived by his lovely Luisa whom he adored with all his heart; his step children whom he raised as his own, Manuel Zetina of Alaska, George Verduzco (Roberta) of Sunnyside, Ruben (Mary) of Yakima; his grandchildren Isaac, Isabella, Tiffany, Melissa, Anthony, Ashley, Vanessa, Ruben and Leyda; four sisters, Guadalupe “Lupe” Casillas and husband Nicandro, Graciela Aldaco and husband Cecilio of Granger, Maria Limon of Yakima, Rita Larios of Grandview; 4 brothers, Jose A. Limon of Zillah, Pablo Limon of Granger, Ignacio Limon Jr. and wife Tina of Yakima, Patricio Limon and wife Lucy of New Bedford, MA; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends who are considered as our sisters Judy and Olga. He is preceded in death by his parents, his brother Carlos Limon, grandson Manuelito Zetina and nephews Jose R. Limon, Jaime Barajas and great niece Nevaeh Elizondo.
Viewing and Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a Recitation of the Holy Rosary at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside, WA. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Granger, WA. Burial will follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens, Sunnyside, WA. Those wishing to sign Albert’s online memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com. Donations can be made to Smith Funeral Home to help with expenses. The Limon family would like to thank each and every one who has kept us in their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Smith Funeral Home in care of arrangement.