Viewing and visitation for Juan R. Marin, 75, of Lubbock will be from 10:00 a.m.to 8:00 p.m., Monday, January 4, 2021 in the Chapel of Calvillo Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 5, 2021 in Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in City of Lubbock Cemetery under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home & Chapel.
Mr. Marin was called to be with the Lord, Tuesday, December 29, 2020. He was born on May 12, 1945, in Floresville, Texas to the late Manuel and Maria de Jesus Marin. He married Helen Flores on December 12, 1964 in Lubbock. Juan worked as a forklift driver for Lov-Cot industries for many years. He was a hard worker who was always there and a provider for his family. He loved to play poker, hanging out with his family, barbequing, and partying were just some of his favorite times. Juan also was exceptionally good with his hands, building a porch for his house and other projects was a gift he was able to pass on to his children. His memory will always be cherished not only by those who knew him but also by his grandchildren and great grandchildren whom he loved very much.
Survivors include his wife Helen Marin of Lubbock; four sons, Johnny Marin Jr. and wife Lisa of Oklahoma, Mike Marin and wife Janie, Oscar Marin and wife Melissa, Jessie Marin, and wife Iris, all of Lubbock; five brothers, Joe Marin, Ricky Marin, Lorenzo Marin, Tony Marin and Junior Marin all of Lubbock; three sisters, Gloria Gatica, Olga Martinez and Ronnie Rodriguez all of Lubbock; nine grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a daughter Julie Christy Marin; one brother Jessie Marin; two sisters Martha Perez and Simona Vargas.
According to local and state guidelines, facemasks will be required at all times during visitation and funeral services. Temperatures will be taken upon entering funeral home