Jovencio Veneracion

Jovencio Veneracion, 70, longtime resident of Winona Lake, died Wednesday July 13, 2022 at New Dawn Memory Care Center in Colorado Springs CO.

He was born in San Miguel, Bulacan (Philippines) on August 31, 1951, the son of (the late) Juan Veneracion and Filipina Santos.

Jovencio relocated to the United States in 1981, coming to the Warsaw area. He had retired as a machine operator for Chore-Time Brock in Milford in 2018 after 26 years with the company. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and an avid sports fan, especially Notre Dame football. He enjoyed his family & friends, singing karaoke or an occasional visit to try his luck at the area casinos.

He is survived by his son, Christopher (Alexea) Veneracion of Colorado Springs CO; his daughter, Jovelyn Wood of New York, NY; grandson, Domenick Veneracion in Colorado Springs; sisters, Mila Roose of Plymouth, Cristina Ventura of Sterling Heights MI, Erlinda (Eloy) Villanueva of San Miguel, Bulacan (Philippines), Celia (Allyn) Bajas of Warsaw; brother, Reynaldo (Susan) Veneracion of Warsaw and several nieces & nephews.

Funeral Services 1:00pm Saturday August 20, 2022 at McHatton Sadler Funeral Chapel, 2290 Provident Ct. with Fr. Jonathan Norton officiating. The family will receive friends from 11-1pm Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will take place at a later date in Santa Rita Memorial Cemetery, San Miguel, Bulacan (Philippines).

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