John Baptist Carrasco

June 24, 1909-April 30, 2001

LA GRANDE — John Baptist Carrasco died at Evergreen Vista in La Grande on Monday, April 30, at the age of 91.

John was born in Amarillo, Texas, on June 24, 1909, to Benito and Lucinda Carrasco. He had been a resident of Hermiston since 1945. He was a member of Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church and served in Merchant Marines. He was also a charter member of the Eagles Lodge.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Violet Carrasco, and a son, Don Juan Carrasco.

John is survived by a daughter, Dolores Lind of Umatilla; a brother, Pete Carrasco; and one grandson.

Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, May 4, at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church in Hermiston. Burial followed in the Hermiston Cemetery. Burns Mortuary of Hermiston was in charge of the arrangements.

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