Feb. 1951 – Jan. 2018
Larry Cardoza, 66, of Merced, CA, passed away unexpectedly on January 19, 2018 at Emanuel Hospital in Turlock. He was born in Arkansas in 1951.
Larry served in the Navy, and worked in the lumber industry for over 40 years.
Larry loved the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Oakland A’s, barbecuing, playing the drums, and fishing trips to Melbourne, FL. He enjoyed family building projects, and loved spending time with his family. He had a great sense of humor, and loved his dog, Teddy.
Larry is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Joan Cardoza; children Jason (Shelley) Cardoza of Owasso, OK, John (Deb) Cardoza of Edmond, OK, Kim (Jeff) Doyle of Merced, CA, Bob (Erin) Wall of Fortuna, CA, and Trish (Chris) O’Quinn of Monroe, LA; brother Frank (Geralin) Cardoza of Winton, CA; grandchildren Damian (Jessica), Amy (Patrick), Jake, Shane, Caden, Abbey, Steven, MacKenzie, Korbin, and Kennedy; great grandchildren Layton and Baylen. He is preceded in death by his parents, John & Birdie Cardoza.
Celebration of Life will be on Feb. 3, 2018 from 11am – 2pm at Atwater Community Center in Atwater, CA.
Please leave your remembrances at www.allenmortuary.com.