On Monday, October 8, 2018, Dr. Jose Maria Caetano de Matos passed away suddenly at the age of 52. “Joe” will be forever remembered by his loving wife and best friend Tracy, their precious children, Mariana and Amelia, Joseph and Joshua, by his mother, Maria Teresa Matos, and by his brothers and sisters Frank (Carol), Terry (Angelo), Charlie (Joann), Rosa (Robert) and Tina. Joe was pre-deceased by his loving father Frank Matos. Joe will also be forever cherished by his nieces and nephews, Christian, Frankie, Jonathan, Cennet, Gabbie, Jessie, Johnny, Noah, Natalie, Justin, Kayti, Juliet and Lorelai, as well as his father and mother in law James and Shirley Williams and sister in law Michelle Kennard (Kathy) and his large extended family and dear friends.
A dedicated and compassionate doctor, Joe practiced as a physician at the Wassaja Memorial Health Center of the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation for the past 13 years. He loved his work and patients dearly.
A prayer service and viewing will be held on Monday, October 15th, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at Mountain View Funeral Home and Cemetery, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, Arizona 85207.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in memory of Joe on Tuesday, October 16th, at 10:30 am, at All Saints Roman Catholic Church, 1534 N. Recker Rd., Mesa, AZ 85205.