Barbara Jean Jorges, 69, passed away on May 11, 2018. She was born in Fresno, California. She lived in the San Francisco and Sacramento area before moving to Mesa, Arizona. She retired from AT&T after 20 years of service and also retired from Mesa Public Schools after 20 years of service. She is survived by her husband Jay Jorges, daughter Alicia Newton, son-in-law Jon, son Mark Jorges, three grandsons: Mason and his wife Kaitlyn, Elijah, and Ryan Brown and one great-granddaughter Kiyah Brown. She will be missed dearly. Graveside Memorial Service will be at 11:00 AM, Friday, May 18, 2018 at Mountain View Cemetery located at 7900 E. Main St. Mesa, AZ 85207.