February 17, 1961 — December 31, 2019
Jesus Leyva Ochoa (Cachuli)
Jesus Leyva Ochoa (Cachuli), 58, of Douglas, died December 31, 2019, in Douglas.
He was born on February 17, 1961 to Loreto and Rosalia Ochoa in Agua Prieta, Son.
Jesus attended Douglas High School where he played baseball. He graduated from Douglas High School in 1980. He then went on to work for the Douglas Police Department.
He married Sandra Ochoa in 1981 and they had three children, Ivan, Diego, and Fabian.
He currently worked as a Criminal Investigator Supervisor for the Department of Corrections and retired from the Douglas Police Department in 2004.
He was an avid hunter and had passion and love for baseball. Cachuli made friends everywhere he went and was loved by so many in the community. Cachuli was a dedicated father. His greatest joy was being with his grandchildren.
Jesus Ochoa is survived by his wife, Sandra Ochoa; his children: Ivan (Lynette) Ochoa, Diego (Sylvia) Ochoa, Fabian (Victoria) Ochoa; his grandchildren: Ivanna, Alan, Nomar, Gavin, Audrina, and Kain; his mother, Rosalia Ochoa and his siblings: Cecilia (Billy) Keeme, Kathy Mota, Elda (Danny Larez) Ochoa, Rosita Ochoa, Loreto Ochoa Jr., and Viviana Ochoa.
He was preceded in death by his father Loreto Ochoa.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Immaculate Conception Church. Rosary will begin at 10:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Resurrection at 11 a.m.
Interment will follow at Douglas Calvary Cemetery.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Ivan Ochoa, Diego Ochoa, Fabian Ochoa, Alan Ochoa, Nomar Ochoa, Danny Larez, Daniel Larez, Billy Keeme, Guillermo Keeme and Sergio Zuniga .
“God saw him getting tired, and a cure was not to be. So, He put His arms around him and whispered, “Come to me”.
Care under the direction of Alex Espinosa Bisbee Funeral Home, 520-432-4242, 1094-HWY-92, BISBEE, AZ 85603.