Carlos Fernandez, 78, passed away Thursday, March 25, 2021 at home in Salinas surrounded by his loving family. Carlos was born in Holtville, CA August 30,1942, and has lived in the Salinas Valley for the past 75 years. He worked as a wholesale produce salesman for Associated Produce for over 40 years.
Carlos is survived by his wife, Alice Fernandez, 3 daughters, Anna (Danny) Allen, Cindy (Nestor) Perez, and Carol (Robert) Taueetia, 1 son, Karl (Kim) Fernandez. He also is survived by 3 brothers, Joe, Arthur, and Ray Fernandez, 3 Sisters, Martha Navaro, Carmen Garcia, and Virginia Granillo, along with 12 Grand Children, and 9 Great Grand Children.
Carlos is preceded in death by his parents, Tiburcio and Maria Fernandez, his sisters, Reyna Alaniz and Mary Alaniz, along with his brothers, Ralph and Frankie Fernandez.
Visitation will begin Friday, April 9, 2021 at 10:00 AM at the Refuge Bible Church, 115 Iris Drive, Salinas.
Funeral Services will be held at the Church Friday at 12:00 Noon.
Burial will follow at the Queen of Heaven Cemetery 18200 Damian Way, Salinas.