Jules D. Firenze

  • "Many of us new him as a generous and warm man; the kind of..."
    - Chris Barron
  • "We are so sorry to hear of his passing. Jules was a true..."
  • "My heart is so heavy with the passing of my good friend,..."
    - Bonnie Grilly

November 14, 1927 to February 22, 2014 Passed away peacefully at home at the age of 86 with loving wife and family. Born in Stockton, California, Jules was the youngest of two sons born to Domenico and Clotilde Firenze. He graduated early from Sequoia High School in Redwood City, CA to join the Navy during World War II. He married Helen Compton of San Jose, CA in 1950 and they had three sons, Dennis, Donald and David. Jules began a career in Real Estate as an agent in San Mateo, CA. and later went to work for Chevron (Standard) Oil Company and retired as Real Estate Manager after 37 years with the company. During his 37 years with Chevron he was able to work in Europe in his real estate position. He later developed retail centers in the Sacramento area. Jules is survived by his older brother, John Firenze of Los Gatos, CA, his wife Helen, and their three sons, Dennis Firenze of Seattle, Donald Firenze and his wife Tina of Carmichael, CA. and David Firenze of Rosemont, CA. He is also survived by his three grandchildren, Gina Firenze, Christopher Firenze of Sacramento, CA and Erica Firenze of Carmichael, CA. All are invited to attend the viewing on Monday, March 3rd from 6pm - 8 pm at Green Valley Mortuary located at 3004 Alexandrite Drive (Intersection of Green Valley Road and Bass Road) in Rescue, CA. The funeral will be held on Tuesday, March 4th at 12 noon at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church located at 3111 Tierra De Dios Drive in El Dorado Hills, CA. Final resting place will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Park located at 8201 Greenback Lane , Fair Oaks, CA.

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