In Memory of

Javier Zarate Padron

March 24, 1957–January 10, 2018

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About Javier Zarate Padron

In Memory of Javier Zarate Padron March 24, 1957 to January 10, 2018.

Javier was born on March 24, 1957 at Reynosa, Tamaulipas to Francisco Padron and Cliseria Zarate.
At the age of 17 he moved with his family to Burley Idaho when he began serving God. He soon after was baptized at the “Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ” in Burley Idaho. A few years later he attended Bible College in San Pedro, California.

He graduated in 1978. Soon after he married his wife of 39years Janie on July 29, 1978. Together they had 3 sons Isaac, Javier and Joshua 15 grandchildren Synthia, Isaiah, Isaac, Alexandria, Ariel, Josiah, Nicoles, Taliah, Natalie, Elizabeth, Kaleen, Anani, Taylor, Tucker.

Javier Pastored for 17 years in Gervais, Oregon at the church of “Maranatha Church of Jesus Christ”
In March of 2012 he traveled to Israel and walked the streets of Jerusalem.

On Wednesday January 10, 2018 Janie and Javier said there last prayer together as she turned him over to God.