McALLEN Dr. Juan Francisco Jimenez died in his home in McAllen December 20 at the age of 65.

Born April 26, 1946, in Nueva Rosita Coahuila to Dr. Juan Francisco Jimenez Jimenez and to Yolanda A. Chapa de Jimenez.

He is survived by his two sisters, Yolanda Alicia Jimenez de Garcia and Martha Eugenia Jimenez, six children, and six grandchildren.

He pursued a medical career at the Universidad Autonoma de Mexico where he graduated with honors and would proceed to do his residency at Scott and White Hospital in Temple Texas.

He moved to Mcallen in 1976 where he practiced until his retirement. He respected by the medical community and surely will be missed by all those whose love him. Medicine was his one true love and surgery his passion.