Federico “Meng, Fred, Freddie” Tolentino Villanueva entered into eternal rest in Redwood City, on November 17, 2020. He was 72 years old.
Born on June 22, 1948 in Calzadang Bayu, Porac, Pampanga, Philippines to parents Marciana Tolentino and Policarpio Gabriel Villanueva. He is survived by his devoted wife of 34 years, Mercy Dela Cruz Villanueva; children, Michelle, Janelle and Rachelle Villanueva; siblings, Ester James, Evelyn Macapagal, Adella Villanueva, Henry Villanueva, Rely Villanueva, Lolita Martin, Mercy T. Villanueva, Daisy Garcia, Emely Villanueva and Ener Villanueva. Federico was predeceased by his parents and sister Marissa Villanueva.
Federico was employed for 32 years with VTA as a Transit Foreman. He attended Holy Angel University. His hobbies included, carpentry, home improvement, gardening and reading. He was a 3-time employee of the month, a valedictorian and honor roll student.
Visitation will begin on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 from 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. A chapel service will begin at 12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. at Grissom’s Chapel and Mortuary 267 E. Lewelling Blvd. San Lorenzo, CA 94580