Anthony George Ferreiro Jr.January 27, 1939 ~ October 23, 2017 (age 78)
Anthony George Ferreiro, Jr. passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on October 23, 2017 in Escalon at the age of 78. Anthony was born on January 27, 1939 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Anthony and Leonilda Ferreiro. He was raised in Hawaii and served in the US Navy from 1956 to 1959, then came to California in 1966 with his wife, Hilda. Anthony worked as a bartender for 40 years in the Oakland and Hayward area and retired in 2004, returning to Makaha, Hawaii. Anthony enjoyed gardening, playing horseshoes and spending time at the beach. He also enjoyed a good beer and telling stories. He was a wonderful dad, papa and friend that will be deeply missed.
Anthony leaves behind his children, Toni Ferreiro of Hayward and George Ferreiro (Patricia) of Escalon along with his grandchildren, Monica Ferreiro, Lydia Marquez, Anthony J. Ferreiro, Alisha M. Renteria, Andrea M. Renteria and Vanessa Renteria along with 11 great grandchildren and his sister, Leonilda Tengyn of Honolulu, HI. Anthony is preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Hilda Ferreiro and his sisters, Shirley Silva and Annette Ott.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Deegan Funeral Chapel. A funeral service is scheduled for Friday, October 27th, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Deegan Chapel in Escalon. Anthony will be laid to rest at the State Veterans Cemetery in Kaneohe, HI.