Jeffrey Neil Mabalcon
Dec 1951 - Sept 2013
Jeff Mabalcon, 61, of Turlock, CA, passed away September 7, 2013. He was born December 26, 1951 in Turlock, CA, at Emanuel Hospital to Julian Tabora Mabalcon of Bulacao, Philippines and Cleo Jane Luper of Cloverdale, Oregon.
He attended Livingston High School and after graduating in 1969, he was drafted into the United States Army. One significant accomplishment was serving as Presidental Honor Guard. After his honorable discharge he then joined the Army Reserves.
He worked for Foster Farms Dairy where he was able to retire after 20+ years of employment. He was a member of the Teamsters along with the American Legion. He was a beloved father, brother, son, uncle and cousin but most of all a great friend. He is survived by his two children, daughter Amanda Mabalcon and son Jeffrey Mabalcon II, sister Deborah Mabalcon, and his two brothers Julian (Joe) Mabalcon and Jan Mabalcon along with many nieces, nephews and cousins, not to mention his hyper-visual cat Fuzzy Nuts. He was preceded in death by his father, Julian T. Mabalcon, and mother Cleo J. Mabalcon.
The Viewing will be held on Thursday, September 19, 2013 from 3pm - 6pm and the Rosary will follow from 6pm -7pm. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 20, 2013, at Allen Mortuary in Turlock, CA. Burial will be at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Santa Nella, CA. A reception will be held following the burial at Allen Mortuary in their event center.
Published in the Modesto Bee from Sept. 15 to Sept. 17, 2013