Jack Favalora Obituary

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Jack James Favalora

July 15, 1927 - June 11, 2013
Obituary

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...
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

Guest Book

The Guest Book for Jack James Favalora is no longer available online.

If you would like to reopen this Guest Book allowing further messages from loved ones, click here.


More Obituaries

Monterey Herald
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...

Read obituary at Monterey Herald.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now