Onofre D. Contreras, 83, of Gonzales, passed away at home, peacefully, surrounded by family, on Monday, August 19, 2013.
Onofre was born September 19, 1929, in Jalisco, Mexico, and had been a 40- year resident of Monterey County.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Beatriz M. Contreras; four children, Onofre Contreras Jr., of Vancouver, WA, Esther Galindo, Alicia Cadriel, of Pacific Grove, & Sara (Donald) Turner, of Gulfport, MS; six grandchildren, six great grandchildren; and brothers and sisters.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Regional Heart Center, 450 E. Romie Ln, Salinas, CA 93901.
Funeral services were already held. The Contreras Family would like to thank all who attended his service and continue to offer their prayers and support.
Arrangements are by Woodyard Funeral Home, 395 East St., Soledad, CA 93960 (831) 678-9100 WoodyardFuneralHome.com.
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