Robert Loera FrancoOxnard, CARobert Loera Franco, loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle and brother-in-law was called to be with the Lord on Sunday February 5, 2017 at the age of 65. Robert was born on January 24, 1952 in Oxnard, Ca. where he was a long life resident of Oxnard and was proud to be raised in the Colonia Neighborhood. He graduated from Channel Islands High School in 1970. He worked as a Foreman for Richview Inc, (CalCel Produce) for 29 years. He was a strong, humble, loving man with a huge heart. He opened our home to anyone in need and made everyone who walked in our home feel like family. He was a devoted Lakers and Dodgers Fan and enjoyed listening to his Oldies and Santana while working on his crossword puzzles, with Halloween being one of his favorite holidays and of course family BBQ's. Unfortunately Robert was diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease in the early age of 57. Robert is proceeded in death by his father, Salvador Loera of Oxnard, Mother Susan Lopez Franco of Oxnard, Sisters Sylvia A Munoz of Oxnard and Irene Tucker of Oxnard. Robert is survived by his devoted wife Nona of 39 years, four children Susan Tapia (Baltazar), Lisa Franco, Nancy Sanchez (Gerardo) and Robert L. Franco, Jr. 10 grandchildren Illianna, Isaiah, Isabella, Sayahna, Shilah, Natalie, Noel, Nicholas, Janesah and Jayden. He also had the honor of raising his Sister-in-law (Carmen Ortiz) and her four daughters Ana, Mary, Gisel and Jessika. Along with numerous nieces and nephews, Brothers and Sisters-in-laws from Oxnard, Fort Worth, TX and Chihuahua Mexico.Visitation will be held from 10:00a.m. to 10:00p.m. on Thursday, February 9, 2017 with a rosary to be recited at 7:00p.m. at the Garcia Mortuary Chapel in Oxnard. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00p.m. on Friday, February 10, 2017 at Santa Clara Church. Interment to follow at Santa Clara Cemetery. To sign the family's online guestbook, share stories, and post pictures please visit our website:
and click on Robert's name located below "Obituaries."Funeral arrangements are under the direction of GARCIA MORTUARY, 629 South A Street, Oxnard. For further information, please call (805) 486-9148.