Jose Angel "Little Joe " Ortiz



Joe Ortiz passed away peacefully at his home on June 15, 2022. 


Joe is preceded In death by his Parents: Candido and Cruzita Ortiz , Brother Leroy Ortiz and Sister Ernestine Jeanette Ventura.

Joe is survived by his wife of 50 years Priscilla Ortiz. His Children: Daughter; Sil Archuleta, Son; Joseph Ortiz and wife Viola,Daughter; Jewell Willey and Husband Robert and Son; Dario Ortiz and wife Candace. Special Friends: David Archuleta, Ronnie Crespin and Teresa Ortiz. 

He is also survived by 13 Grandchildren and 6 Great-Grandchildren which were all loved in each of their unique ways! 

Along with 5 sisters and 5 brothers and numerous nieces and nephews.


Joes’ wishes were to be cremated so a final Viewing will be held June 27,2022 from 3:00-5:00pm in Santa Fe at Riverside Funeral Home. 

Rosary will be held at Our Lady of Sorrows Church on July 21,2022 @ 7pm and Burial Mass will also be held at Our Lady of Sorrow church @ 9am July 22, 2022. The Funeral mass will be live streamed at

Private burial will be held at Santa Fe National Cemetery  at a later date. 

Services will be handled by Riverside Funeral Home 3232 Cerrillos Road Santa Fe NM 87507 505-395-9150