Robert Flores passed away in Modesto, CA on December 3, 2016 in Modesto, CA. He was 87 years old.
Robert, also known as Bob is survived by his devoted Wife of 28 years, Adele (preceded in death by his first wife of 26 years, Frances Flores) and his loving family. His 6 children; Celia Bacina, Robert Flores, Veronica Schauer, Richard Flores, Patricia Flores and Ronald Flores. His 9 Grandchildren; Amy Flores-Johnson, Quica Flores, Melissa Bacina, Monica Ballerini, Jeffery Schauer, Taylor Schauer, Clarisse Barker, Robbie Flores and Anna Flores. Then finally his great grandchildren; Antonia, Gustavo, Darren and Amia.
Bob was born in El Salvador to Ricardo Colocho (deceased) and Celina Flores. He was one in nine children. His siblings; Alicia Moreno, Miriam Grandino, Joe Mendoza, Gloria Campbell and Vicki Perez, all which are still living. He was preceded in death by his other 3 siblings; Julio Flores, Jorge Flores and Lilian Solis.
Bob was a proud Railroad worker for 41 years. He was the supervisor of the car staff for the Southern Pacific Railroad. He also loved traveling, cheering on his favorite East Bay teams. Bob was a proud, avid Oakland A’s and Oakland Raider’s fan. He was also a member of the Sportsman’s Club in San Leandro, CA. Bob was a happy family man who enjoyed life and worked hard. He will be missed by all who knew him.
A visitation is scheduled for Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 4:00 P.M. with the vigil at 6:30 P.M. at Grissom's Mortuary in San Lorenzo, CA.
The Funeral Mass is set for the following day on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Felicitas Church in San Leandro, CA withe the burial at St, Mary's Cemetery in Oakland, CA
The family is asking that any and all memorial donations be to the Alzheimer’s Association. Can be found at the link below: