David S. Lucero II
Febuary 19, 1976 - June 9, 2013
San Jose/Santa Cruz
David Lucero, 37, passed away June 9, 2013. David was born in San Jose on February 19, 1976 and moved to Santa Cruz in 1983. He graduated from SLV High School in 1994.
He is survived by his son Gabriel, his parents Steve and Delia Caraway, David Lucero Sr. and his siblings, Cecelia Lucero, Matthew Caraway, Nick Lucero and the mother of his child, Charise Thompson Muller, along with his Grandparents, Thomas and Aurora Salinas and his niece Megan. David was passionate about sports, loved music and family, but his greatest accomplishment and joy in life was his son and best friend, Gabriel. He was a wonderful, fun loving son, brother, uncle, cousin,nephew, grandson and Father. David was always the life of the party and brought joy to all those around him. Although his life was cut short, his undying love for his family, his amazing smile and endless loving energy will carry on in our hearts forever. A private celebration of life in honor of David will be held later this month in San Jose.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations or contributions be sent to Gabriel's educational fund. Cashier checks or money orders made out to Gabriel Lucero can be mailed to c/o Solar Jobs USA, P.O Box 67426, Scotts Valley, CA 95067 or deposited directly by name into Chase bank or Bay Federal Credit Union.
Published in San Jose Mercury News on June 20, 2013