OBITUARY

Jack James Favalora

July 15, 1927June 11, 2013

HOLLISTER - Jack J. Favalora, 85, passed away Tuesday, June 11 with his family by his side. A native of Monterey, Jack worked most of his life as a commercial fisherman on the Monterey Peninsula and was the captain of the fishing vessel “The Angelina,” named after his mother, and later owned “The CoreyDon,” named after his two grandsons at the time. Jack served in the Navy at the end of World War II and was a reservist for three years. He belonged to the Elks club and the Italian Catholic Federation. He loved music, singing and playing his mandolin. Jack is survived by his wife, Rebecca of 64 years; daughters, Jackie Moorehead and Julie (Sung) Han; grandchildren, Donald Moorehead, Crystal and Ryan Han; and brother, Frank Favalora. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Ignacio and John Favalora; sister, Rose Castaldo; and beloved grandson, Corey Sanders.

A memorial service will be held at The Paul Mortuary Chapel on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations in memory of Jack may be made to: Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation, P.O. Box 30783 Tucson, AZ 85751 or online at www.alzheimersprevention.org

Services

  • Memorial Service Saturday, June 22, 2013
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Angela Mazur

February 8, 2014

Cousin Jack You will be missed...
Sorry took me so long to find you,a little too late. Rest in peace. May God be with your family always .Say Hi, to Nash and John for me love Angela Favaloro Mazur

Dominic Favalora

June 18, 2013

My uncle Jack was a great mandolin player. He and my father and cousin Nino sounded great playint the mandolins during the lunch our when working at Mission Fisheries.

Dominic Favalora

June 18, 2013

Uncle Jack, you were always a happy person and loved the country music. You will be missed. Rest is peace. Nephew Dominic

Harold Martella

June 18, 2013

We would like to express our condolences to the entire family. Jack's brother Frank is our pastor and our thoughts and prayers are with him and the entire family. Harold and Paula

Anne Castaldo - Jay

June 18, 2013

Uncle Jackie, you were such a wonderful Uncle we shared so much over the years, then we were into the same music. Joni James, Lisa Stewart, etc. I loved you very much and now to think of where you are and who you are with. Paradise, enjoy your family in heaven and we will be joining you soon. You were the Best! Rest in peace Uncle Jackie