November 30, 1934 ~ September 11, 2020
Born in: , Philippines
Resided in: Milpitas, California
Stephen Habal DeJesus Sr, passed away on the 11th of September 2020. He was born on November 30, 1934, in Sorsogon, Philippines. He was a Civil Engineer (Highways) in the Philippines. When he migrated to Toronto, Ontario, Canada in November 1975, he worked as a printer while for 9 years. He became a Canadian citizen and then later migrated to San Jose, California in June 1983. He worked at QuickSilver Printing Company in Palo Alto, CA for about 15 years. In May 1988, he and his favorite girl, Flordeliza, both became citizens of the United States.
He is survived by his wife, Flordeliza de Jesus of 55 years, 4 children – Carlos Ariel de Jesus, Stephen M. de Jesus Jr., Carol Aceves, Tony Aceves (son-in-law), Edwin de Jesus, and Katrina de Jesus (daughter-in-law). 14 grandchildren – Analiza Quintans, Ashley Kokame, Arianne de Jesus, Ariel de Jesus Jr., Albert de Jesus, Andrew de Jesus, Stephen de Jesus III, Mariah Aceves, Robert Aceves, Jessica Aceves, Jacob Aceves, Dane de Jesus, Kyle de Jesus and Noah de Jesus and 7 great-grandchildren – Justine Quintans, Joshua Quintans, Xavier Kokame, Sinaya Brown, Torrian Brown Jr., Israel de Jesus, and Everly de Jesus.