Reuben Ramon Peraza
Aug. 8, 1943-Apr. 20, 2013
Resident of Fremont
Reuben passed away suddenly on April 20, 2013 with family members by his side. Born in San Diego on August 8, 1943 to Reuben and Josephine Peraza, Reuben is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Sharon. He is also survived by his sons Douglas Peraza of Perrysburg, OH and Alexander Peraza who resides in San Antonio, TX with his grandsons, Joseph, Adam and Nicholas and daughter in law Jamey. In addition, he is survived by his mother Josephine Peraza of Hayward, siblings Yolanda Manos of Tracy, Sue Hrones of Kennesaw, GA, Emily Hernandez of Manteca, and David Peraza of Fremont.
After graduating from James Logan High in 1961, Reuben joined the US Air Force
from 1961-1964. After the Air Force, Reuben became a Tool and Die maker and later the owner of Peraza Tool and Mold. He traveled both professionally and personally for enjoyment throughout his life. He enjoyed rebuilding his 48 Desoto, playing golf, spending time with his family, and attending 49er games. He was a season ticket holder for 40 years, and attended 3 Super Bowls. Reuben also enjoyed going to Arnold, CA.
A private memorial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the
or Guide Dogs for the Blind.