Jacob  Morales

Obituary of Jacob Angel Morales

Jacob Angel Morales passed away on March 17, 2024, in Scottsdale, Arizona, at the young age of 22. Born on January 17, 2002, in Mesa, Arizona, he was the cherished son of Jessica Goodwin and Hugo Morales and the loving brother of Aaliyah, Natalie, Khloe, Jeremiah, Joshua, Jaylene and Julianna.

Jacob was in his final year at Sun Valley High School, where he was expected to graduate in 2020. He balanced his academic pursuits with a part-time job at a local shoe store in Mesa, Arizona. He was passionate about becoming an engineer for the marines and was driven to succeed in life. His love of football was evident in all aspects of his life. Jacob’s adventurous spirit shone through in his love of his family and friends.

Known for his kind heart and infectious smile, Jacob left a lasting impact on everyone he met. His love for animals was profound, as seen in his commitment to saving many dogs in his lifetime. Jacob’s love for Ava, Ozzy and Kane allowed him to capture the beauty of never-ending love and care for all.

As a beloved member of his football team, Jacob played as a receiver, where his team spirit and determination were admired by all. His intelligence and curiosity made him a standout student, always eager to learn and explore new ideas.

He leaves behind a loving family: Jessica and Hugo; his parents, Aaliyah, Natalie, Khloe, Jaylene, and Julianna; his sisters, Jeremiah, and Joshua; his brothers, Ray Goodwin, Maria & Richard Vian; his paternal grandparents, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends who will miss him dearly.

A service to celebrate Jacob’s life will be held on March 30, 2024, at 10:00 a.m., at Meldrum Mortuary, located 52 N. Macdonald, Mesa, AZ 85201. Following the service, Jacob will be laid to rest at Mesa Cemetery located in Mesa, Arizona.

Jacob’s legacy of kindness, passion, and adventurous spirit will live on in the hearts of those who knew him. He will be deeply missed but never forgotten.

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