Born to Victorino and Sarah (Ochoa) Preciado one of eight siblings (all deceased). Married Geraldine Graham February 6, 1944 to July 7, 1977 (deceased). Remarried to Vittinia Preciado until 1996.
Survived by seven children: Frank Jr (Kathy), Lois Schaer (Fred), David (Penny), Sara Weinthraub (Roy), Virginia Gotfried (Mike), Marguerite Mulcrevy and Christofer, fourteen grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren, and many cousins nieces and nephews.
Frank served in WWII with the 7th Army invasion of Attu Island. Purple Heart recipient. Was in restaurant and retail sales business. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and three card poker at Rolling Hills Casino.
Viewing will be at Allen and Dahl funeral home in Anderson at 10 am to 11:30 this Friday November 16, 2012 followed by a burial at Northern Ca. Veterans Cemetery in Ono at 12:30. After the service friends and family are invited to Franks home in Cottonwood for a celebration of life.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to Mercy Hospice Redding. Our family would like to thank Dr. Lupercio at Shasta Critical Care, Dr. Medina and all the wonderful staff that our father called friends at the VA Medical Center. A special thank you to Randi and staff at Mercy Hospice for making our dad comfortable for his final journey. Please sign the guestbook.
Arrangements handled through Allen & Dahl Funeral Chapel in Anderson (365-5466).