January 1, 1934 - April 2, 2018 Born in Texas Resided in Fremont, California
Frank Barrera, age 84, passed away April 2, 2018 at Washington Hospital in Fremont, CA. he was born in Del Rio, Texas on January 1, 1934. His family moved to the Santa Clara Valley in 1943. Frank earned his stripes, work ethic and schooling while growing up in this area. He worked at the Ford Assembly plant before starting his career with Sears, 34 years total as auto center manager in San Jose, Oakland, and Hayward. Once retired, he pursued the love of travel in various RV trailers and also cruises. He met Donna, his wife of 42 years. while both were working at Sears in Hayward. They have many great memories with friends, family and travel. You could always count on Frank to be the Happy Guy any time there was a group.
Frank was the oldest of five. He leaves behind Tony, Rose, and Rene. His sister, Anna, predeceased him. His four sons are Frank, Mark, Brian and Chuck. He also had 13 Grandchildren and 2 Great Grandchildren.
There will be a Celebration of Life at 10:30 AM on April 9, 2018 at Berge Pappas Smith Chapel of the Angels, 40842 Fremont Blvd., Fremont, Ca 94538. Internment will follow at Lone Tree Cemetery, 24591 Fairview Ave., Hayward, Ca 94542.