Obituaries: Joseph Marin

  • by BAR staff
  • Wednesday November 29, 2023
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Joseph Marin
Joseph Marin

July 11, 1972 — October 21, 2023

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Juan Jose Marin (Joe or Joseph), 51, on October 21, 2023. Joe quietly left us after a brief battle with meningitis.

Born on July 11, 1972 in San Antonio, Texas, Joe moved to San Francisco in 1996. Throughout his life, Joe touched those around him with gentle kindness, a quick wit, creativity, and sense of humor. He will be remembered for his amazing resilience, artistic flair, love for friends and family, and dedication to loving pet care for many.

Joe is survived by his sister, brothers, their families, and many friends in the U.S. and abroad. During this difficult time, we collectively celebrate Joe's life as a remarkable individual who will endure in our hearts.

A memorial service will be held in San Francisco Saturday, December 9, at 2 p.m. in the National AIDS Memorial Grove in Golden Gate Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National AIDS Memorial Grove in Joe's name.

May Joseph Marin rest in peace, and we sincerely hope that his precious memory brings comfort to those who mourn his passing.

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