Antonio Mafnas Cruz entered peacefully into rest in Oakland, California on January 18, 2020. He was 81 years old.
Born December 1, 1938 in Guam to parents Rosa Rojas and Enrique Cruz, Antonio worked as a bus driver for AC transit for 31 years, and an auto parts delivery driver for Napa Auto for 10 years. He loved wiping and waxing his Mustang and watching wrestling and Judge Judy on television.
Antonio is survived by his children Anthony, Brenda, Charlene, and Daniel Cruz; grandchildren Tanya, Teresa, Jesse, Anthony, Robert, Antoinette, Joshua, Monique, Danielle, Antonio, Tara, Vanessa, Daniel Jr., and Danna; 18 great grandchildren; and one of his five siblings, Jesus Cruz. He was preceded in death by four siblings.
Visitation for Antonio will be held from 4:00 - 8:00 PM on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Grissom's Chapel & Mortuary, 267 E. Lewelling Blvd., San Lorenzo, CA, with a rosary to begin at 5:30 PM and vigil at 6:00 PM. Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, January 30, 2020, also at Grissom's Chapel & Mortuary. Following services Antonio will be laid to rest at at Mt. Eden Cemetery, 2440 Depot Rd, Hayward, CA.