Jeffrey Earl French
1/14/1953 - 9/27/2012
Born January 14, 1953 to Elwin T. and Mary J. French, in Sacramento, Calif., passed suddenly and unexpectedly on September 27, 2012 in Roseville, Calif., of a heart attack.
Jeff was born and raised in Sacramento, attended C.K. McClatchy High School and graduated from Arizona State University
with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. He played on the golf teams for both the Lions and the Sun Devils.
He spent the last twenty years working in the mortgage business and upon his death was a Senior Loan Officer with Big Valley Mortgage in Roseville.
He enjoyed the outdoors, traveling, hiking, skiing, and playing golf with his many friends. He especially enjoyed spending time with his wife Maria and the visiting the Hawaiian Islands. He treasured the many acquaintances he made in the mortgage and real estate business over the years.
Jeff was preceded in death by his mother, father, and sister, Cherie. He is survived by his wife, Maria; children, Jeffrey of Roseville and Monica of Las Vegas Nev.; and brother, Greg of Auburn.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 5, 2012 at Adventure Christian Church, 6401 Stanford Ranch Road, in Roseville, Calif., at 1 p.m. Reception to follow.