Jose A. Fuentes Nieves, 66 of Dorchester, passed away at home on January 4th. Born in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico he was the son of the late Mateo Fuentes and late Felicita Nieves. Jose was a jokester whose presence always lightened up a room, he had a keen sense of humor and could always make you laugh. He was a loving and caring brother, uncle, cousin and friend. Jose is survived by his brothers; Oscar Fuentes and wife Ellen, Rafael Fuentes, Juanluis Fuentes, Felix Fuentes and wife Lilliam, Nelson Fuentes Ricardo Fuentes, Braulio Fuentes, Orlando Fuentes, Hector Fuentes, Elliot Fuentes; many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends. He is preceded in death by his sister; Luz M Fuentes. A graveside service will be held at Rural Cemetery on Friday, January 20th at 12:30PM.