Juana was born on July 13,1942, In Santurce Puerto Rico, the daughter of Maria Salome Santiago-Martinez and Luis Manuel Caballero. She moved to New York City in 1959 where she Married Alfredo Enrigue Echevestre on November 26, 1959. She was a housewife and cared for her 8 children. She then moved to Youngstown OH in 1996. She worked here for Youngstown Window company where she cleaned offices through the downtown area. She also worked along with her husband for Brentwood Originals as a line worker for the pillow factory.
She was of Catholic faith but attended Spanish Evangelical Church along with her daughter. She also volunteered for Alta Head Start where she would assist in the recruitment process for preschool age children. She enjoyed being around kids. She loved music, walking as well as crocheting, and cooking for the family. She was a loving soul wherever she would go and kept everyone laughing. She loved to dance and play music. She loved all of Marc Anthony's music as she sang and danced.
Juana leaves to cherish her children, Alfredo Jr.Echevestre (Goldin) in New Jersey,Maria Echevestre, Youngtown, Marta Echevestre New York, Jose (Natalia)Echevestre of Masury,OH, Wanda (Larry) Agee of New York, Maritza (John) of Campbell,OH, Richard (Loida) Echevestre of Deltona FL.
Juana’s siblings: Miguel A.Caballero (Ana) Lancaster, PA, Mario (Carmen) Caballero, de Puerto Rico, Gloria Caballero of Puerto Rico, Bienvenida Caballero.
Grandchildren: Alfredo Echevestre III, of New Jersey, Micheal Echevestre, of New Jersey, Mercedes Garcia, of Youngstown OH, Matthews Gonzalez, Youngstown OH, Crystal Cook,of New York, Joseph Echevestre, of Florida, Domonic, of Youngstown, Caridad (Ellis III) Olive,of Yonkers NY, Larry III (Daphnee) Agee,of Queens N.Y, Wanda (Sammy) Olabode of Bronx, New York, Benjamin III (Marita) Cintron, of Liberty OH, Raymond Echevestre Jr, of Florida,Valaria of New York.
Great Grandkids: Lexus Rushton, Youngstown, OH, Mattyson Gonzalez Youngstown, Veronica Gonzalez, Youngstown OH, Zarayah Agee, Queens NY, Zora Agee, Queens NY, Benjamin Cintron IV, Liberty OH, Liam Cintron, Liberty OH. Aaliyah Gore, NY, Arsenio Almodova, NY, Jayce Kitt, N.Y.
Great Great Grands: Jolie Adams, Youngstown, OH, Jermaine Adams III
Proceeded in death by her parents Maria Salome, Luis Caballero. Siblings: Jesus Caballero, Beriberto Caballero, Guernio Caballero, Maria de los Angeles Caballero. Her husband: Alfredo Echevestre and son Ramon Echevestre.
Funeral service will be Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 12 noon, at the Spanish Evangelical Church at 369 Keystone Street. Friends may call from 11 am to 12 noon on Wednesday at the church
F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home Inc was given the honor to serve the family during their hour of bereavement.