Joseph C. Bravo May 25,1940 - April 25, 2013 Joseph was born in Delano, CA. to parents, Frank and Erlinda Bravo. Joseph resided in the area for 72 years. He was married to Rachel V. Bravo and had 3 sons, and three daughters. Joseph worked as a Social Worker for 21 years, before retirement. Joseph enjoyed attending sports activities with his children and grandchildren. Joseph was a San Francisco 49rs fan and enjoyed playing darts. Joseph is survived by his wife Rachel; sons Bennie Joe Bravo of Delano, Efrem Bravo of Bakersfield, Joseph V. Bravo and wife Laurie of Bakersfield; daughters, Regina Bravo of Bakersfield; Isadora of Soledad; Analisa B. Bishop and husband Scott Bishop of Soledad. Joseph also has 5 brothers and 2 sisters, 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Monday, May 06, 2013, 9:00 a.m. at Delano Mortuary Chapel, 707 Browning Rd. Delano, CA 93215. Funeral Service will be Monday, May 06, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at North Kern District Cemetery, 627 Austin St Delano, CA 93215 www.bakersfield.com/obits
This obituary was originally published in the Bakersfield Californian.