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In Memory of

John Upton Fernandez

May 28, 1945 - August 26, 2017

Obituary


John Upton Fernandez, Sr., 72, of Delhi, passed away August 26, 2017 at Emanuel Medical Center. John graduated from Vallejo High School and attended college for a short time. He was married to Zita Garcia on December 23, 1979 in Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico. John was a retired truck driver and worked for many different companies throughout his career. He ultimately started his own trucking company. He had a passion for traveling, gardening, and spending time with friends and family.

He was survived by his 3 children, John Upton Fernandez, Jr., Julianna Fernandez,...

John Upton Fernandez, Sr., 72, of Delhi, passed away August 26, 2017 at Emanuel Medical Center. John graduated from Vallejo High School and attended college for a short time. He was married to Zita Garcia on December 23, 1979 in Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico. John was a retired truck driver and worked for many different companies throughout his career. He ultimately started his own trucking company. He had a passion for traveling, gardening, and spending time with friends and family.

He was survived by his 3 children, John Upton Fernandez, Jr., Julianna Fernandez, Denine Renee Fernandez; 4 grandchildren Christina Renee Fernandez-Reyes, Rachel Marie Fernandez-Reyes, Brandi Lynn Fernandez-Reyes, Julia Grace Barrett; 2 great-grandchildren Yazi Janoa Beuster, Ha'ani Maria Quichocho; 2 nephews Joe Reyes, Frank Hunt. Visitation will be Thursday, September 7, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Lakewood Chapel Funeral Home in Hughson. Funeral Services will begin at 11 a.m., following visitation. To leave an online condolence to the family, please visit our website at Lakewoodhughson.com