Josefina G. Jimenez, age 80 of Litchfield, MN died on January 2, 2021 at the Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield, MN. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at the Litchfield Cornerstone Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.
Josefina Garcia Jimenez, the daughter of Jose Maria Garcia and Gaudalupe Torres, was born on October 30, 1940 in Saltillo Coahila, Mexico. She grew up in Mexico and received her education there. After completing beauty school she operated a beauty salon in Mexico. In 1970, she moved to Litchfield and was united in marriage to Juan Jimenez on December 11, 1976 at the Church of St. Philip. She worked for Jennie-O and Green Giant. Josefina was a member of the Litchfield Cornerstone Church. She enjoyed dancing, cooking, hosting holidays and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband Juan Jimenez; children Juan Jr (and Lilia)., Miguel (and Kristen) and Moises (and Brenda) Jimenez; grandchildren Samuel Jimenez, Diego Jimenez, Piper Jimenez, Amelia Jimenez, Olive Jimenez and Liliana Jimenez; and nephews Eduardo (and Kristina) Garcia and Jose “Inez” Garcia. She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings Inez, Eduardo, Domingo, Antolina and Margarita.