Simon Basques

February 29, 1924January 2, 2018

Simon Basques was born on February 29, 1924 in Anita, Montana and passed away on January 2, 2018 in Modesto, California and is under the care of Lakewood Funeral Home.

Funeral Service will be held on January 9, 2018 at 10:00 am at The Healing Place, 7781 Fox Road, Hughson, California. Graveside Service will be held on January 10, 2018 at 1:30 pm at San Joaquin National Cemetery, 32053 McCabe Road, Santa Nella, California.

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  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, January 9, 2018

  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, January 10, 2018


Simon Basques

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January 8, 2018

Uncle Sammy was always there to help my parents when they had a car problem and I will never forget his acts of charity and the use of his mechanical talents to help my parents, may God Bless him forever. Ray Romero and Family.

Lorena Islas

January 8, 2018

Uncle Sammy,
You were the gentlelest and kindest ever!
You mean so much to all of us!
You'll be missed!
The Islas family

Rebecca Sosa Guerra

January 8, 2018

Tio Simon will be missed here on earth however in Heaven he is welcomed with open arms. People say "rest in peace" I say rejoice, dance, sing, play, enjoy heaven Tio. You have gone for your reward-eternal life.

Gloria Basques Barker

January 8, 2018

Thinking of my cousins today. Peace, love, and strength to all on this journey.

January 6, 2018


Lakewood Funeral Home

January 4, 2018

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.