Sunday, February 12th, long time resident of Watsonville, Baldomero Zaragoza, passed peacefully surrounded by his family. He was 85.
Baldo was an active parishioner at Saint Patrick's Church, serving as a Eucharistic minister, with the Ministry for the sick, and for Charismatic retreats.
After retiring, he was a stay at home grandfather, for 18 years, to his eldest granddaughter, Erika Delgado.
His parents; Florencio Zaragoza and Julia Rivas and his brother Jose Jesus Aguirre preceded him in death.
Baldo is survived by his beloved wife, Teresa Zaragoza, children; Julia, Maria, Baldo, and Teresa, his grandchildren; Erika, Vincent, Julian, Diego, and Callisto, his family in Portezuelo, Jalisco, Mexico, and his beloved dog Sugar.
Visitation services will be Thursday, Feb. 23rd from 5-9 PM with the Rosary at 7 PM at Saint Patrick's Church. Mass will be celebrated Friday, Feb. 24th at Saint Patrick's Church at 10:00 AM, burial to follow at Valley Public Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the charity of your choice or to St. Judes Children's Hospital.