Anthony Bart Tavarez
August 24, 1930 – January 12, 2020
Anthony Bart Tavarez “Tony” was born on August 24, 1930 in Tranquility, California. He was the oldest brother of 13 children, consisting of seven brothers and five sisters. He grew up near Fresno and attended Central Union High School. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1948 to 1952.
He married the love of his life, Beatriz on February 14, 1958 in Burbank. He was a devoted husband for 61 years. He retired from Lockheed Missiles and Space Company (now Lockheed Martin) after over 40 years of service. He is survived by his wife Beatriz, children Andrea Sinn (husband Mike Sinn) Robert Tavarez (wife Kelly Tavarez) and his grandchildren Marissa (husband Isaiah Slemons), Justin, Alexander, Grant, Jacqueline, George, Maximilian, Bernadette, Mary, Blaise, and Sophia.
Tony loved his family, his Catholic Faith and his country. He loved traveling, spending time with family, working outside, and watching sports (especially the SF Giants and SF 49ers).
Tony died peacefully on January 12, 2020. We will miss him very much.
- Visitation Friday, January 17, 2020
- Rosary Service Friday, January 17, 2020
- Funeral Service Saturday, January 18, 2020
- Committal Service Saturday, January 18, 2020