Joe M. Cabrera
A combined Rosary and Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, March 22, 2013, starting at 9 a.m., at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church for Joe M. Cabrera, 65 of Gridley. Joseph passed away on March 18, 2013 in Chico, California.
He was born July 26, 1947 to Frank and Manuela Cabrera in Oroville, California.
Joe was a lifelong resident of Gridley, having worked many years for the Red Top Rice Growers and Chuck Jones Flying Service. He enjoyed playing baseball and collecting hats. He served in the US Navy during Vietnam in Company 65-678. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, one sister, and two nephews.
He is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Fama Cabrera; three daughters, Sandy (Robert) Perez, of Austin Texas, Crystal Cabrera, of Gridley, Kelsey Cabrera, of Chico; three sisters, Carmen Cabrera, of Gridley, Lois Cabrera, of Oregon, and Susie Ramirez, of Yuba City; and six grandchildren.
Father Avram Brown will officiate the Memorial Mass.
Family suggests donations to the DaVita Yuba City Dialysis 1525 Plumas Ct, Yuba City CA 95991
Arrangements are entrusted to Gridley Block Funeral Chapel.