Joseph Kochoo was born in the village of the Jenecia in Urmia, Iran. His family moved to Tehran in 1977 then onto America in 1978. He is survived by his daughter Santina Kochoo Alonzo and Melina Kochoo Brown, sons-in-law Jason Alonzo and Bryan Brown and his three beloved grandkids Jonah, Brennan and Reya. He leaves behind his partner of 10 years Patricia Berg. He is survived by his siblings Ameh Sarguis, William Kochoo, Walter Kochoo and Juliet Miller along with his nephews nieces and cousins. He was an active member with his deceased wife Carmen Kochoo, of St. Ignatius Parish for 23 years then moved to Folsom, Ca and onto Holy Trinity and St. John's Church. He left behind the legacy of faith and happiness.