On December 26, 2019, Francisco Valdez Barron unexpectedly passed away. He was 67.
Francisco was a native resident of Watsonville. One of his passions was to play and watch soccer. He also worked with cars at Caliber Collision both as a hobby and for employment. Francisco was a true to joy to be around; he always had a great sense of humor and always radiated with happiness.
Francisco was preceded in death by his father Jesus Valdez.
He is survived by his wife Silvia Valdez and his two sons, Jonathan Valdez and Francisco Valdez Jr. Francisco is also survived by his mother, Maria de Jesus Barron; his nine brothers and sisters, Jose de Jesus Valdez, Carmelo Valdez, Jorge Valdez, Miguel Angel Valdez, Virginia Valdez, Rosa Valdez, Juanita Valdez, Lourdes Valdez, and Veronica Valdez; and his two grandchildren.
Visitation services will be held on Thursday, January 2, 2019 5:00PM to 9:00PM with a rosary to be held at 7:00PM at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel, 609 Main St. Watsonville. A mass will be held at Assumption Church on Friday, January 3, 2019 at 11:00AM.