Francisca Fuentes de Morán
1927 - 2021
Francisca Fuentes de Morán passed away January 18, 2021 at the age of 93.
She was born to the late Ines and Josefa Fuentes on December 7, 1927 in El Gavilán de Arriba, Jalisco, Mexico.
Francisca married the love of her life Felipe Morán Martinez in 1946, and in 1967, she and her children immigrated to the United States to join her husband Felipe in the Napa Valley. She was a vineyard worker in the Napa Valley for 25 years and she loved taking care of the vines.
Francisca is survived by her devoted husband, Felipe; her brother Antonio Fuentes; her sister Consuelo Fuentes; her three children Maria de la luz Morán de Aguilera, Amelia Morán-Ceja, and Antonio Fuentes Morán; her six grandchildren Maricela Lopez, Luz Amelia Fletcher, Navek, Ariel, and Dalia Ceja, and Sofia Morán; and her seven great grandchildren Alex and Kayla Lopez, Amelia, Alivia and Aria Fletcher, and Luna Isabella Ceja Swedelson.
Francisca is predeceased by her sister Esperanza Carrillo, and her brothers Pablo and Abel Fuentes.
Francisca was dedicated to her family and her community and she cared deeply about the well being of others. She was loving, kind, generous and she looked for the good in everyone and everything. Her legacy will continue to make a profound difference in the world through her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She was immensely proud of her family and leaves behind cherished, beautiful memories.
Memories of Francisca and notes of sympathy may be shared at ClaffeyandRota.com.