Cres Blasquez(1925 - 2012)


Cres Blasquez

Cres Blasquez, 87, of Salinas, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012, at home. He was born July 19, 1925, in Monterey.

Cres was an extremely kind, loving, warm and generous person to everyone. A good family life was very important to him along with having quality friends near at hand. His main goal and purpose in life was to enjoy and share the true love he had for his two sons, Andrew and Michael.

He was the best husband and father anyone could ever have without exception. He'll truly be missed and loved forever by all.

Cres was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Blasquez; son, Michael Blasquez; and parents, Pablo and Pura Blasquez.

He is survived by his son, Andrew Blasquez of Monterey; sister, Stefie (Sal) Franco of Gilroy; and brother, Eliseo (Ruth) Blasquez of Redwood City.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 6, 2013, at Alta Vista Mortuary, 41 East Alisal St., Salinas, CA 93901.

Rosary will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 6, 2013 at Alta Vista Mortuary.

Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 7, 2013, at Alta Vista Mortuary.

Arrangements by the Alta Vista Mortuary. For more information please visit: www.altavistamortuary.com or call 831-424-9700

Published in The Salinas Californian from Jan. 3 to Jan. 4, 2013