Federico Antolin Apolonio passed away peacefully on Monday April 22, 2013. Born to Pedro Apolonio and Maria Antolin on July 15, 1917 in San Esteban, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. He is survived by his wife Librada Ayson Apolonio, Son Ernesto & wife Carmelita, son Jeremias & wife Basilia, Daughters: Filipinas & husband Cresencio Castro , Julita & husband Julius Rodrigo , Carmelita & husband Dominador Ellaydo, Elvira & husband Condrado Eleccion, Athena & husband Charlie Degala, Imelda & husband Joselito Antonio, 39 Grandchildren, 69 Great Grand Children and 8 Great Great Grandchildren.
He is predeceased by his son Leopoldo, daughters Emilia and Flordeliza, Brothers Eustaquio, Emiliano, Lazaro, Ambrocio, Herminigildo, Liberato, sisters Serquia, Dolores & Cristina.
He came to America as an immigrant in November 1974 where he joined his oldest son Ernesto and the remaining family members in the Philippines except Leopoldo subsequently arrived here in Seattle.
He was a gentle person, adorable to anybody who had come to know him. A caring and loving husband, father, grandfather, and a great grandfather. He worked hard as a common bread earner who never failed to provide necessities and food on the table three meals a day for his families. He reared his children to live in unity, love and respect one another. His passing away inflicted an unbearable and a painful blow to the hearts of his families and he will be missed so deeply.