Bacilia Lopez Fernández
November 27, 1926 – June 6, 2022
Turlock, California –
Bacilia Lopez Fernandez, age 95, passed away on June 6, 2022 in Turlock, California. Bacilia was born on November 27, 1926 in Escuinapa, Sinaloa, Mexico to Pedro and Agripina Lopez. She was raised in Escuinapa, Sinaloa before her family moved to California. While living in California, Bacilia was a resident of Brawley, Tracy, Riverbank, and Turlock. Bacilia married the love of her life, Sergio Fernandez, on December 22, 1970 in Escuinapa. She worked as a canary line worker for Contadina Foods and as a fruit picker for TriValley Growers. She retired in 1990.
Bacilia loved knitting, gardening, ceramics, baking, cooking, sewing, and animals. She was a member of St. Francis of Rome in Riverbank and a member of All Saints in Turlock.
Bacilia is predeceased by her parents, Pedro and Agripina Lopez; her sisters, Ramona Lopez and Maria Sandoval; her brother, Pedro Lopez; her brother-in-law, Juan Sandoval; and her nephews, Pedro Sandoval and Ray Alcantar.
Bacilia is survived by her loving husband of over 50 years, Sergio Fernandez; her daughter, Alexandra (Antonio) Silveira; her grandchildren, Isabel and Joseph Silveira; her nieces, Clare Sandoval, Rose (Jeff) French, Marie (Yoshi) Kobase, Jessie Lewis, and Jean (Phil) Leib; and her nephews, Juan Sandoval, Damas Sandoval, Lawrence (Diane) Sandoval, and Lupe (Donna) Sandoval.
A visitation is being held from 9:00 am to 10:00 am on June 15, 2022 at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd., Turlock, in the Main Chapel. Following the visitation, a recitation of the rosary is being held at 10:00 am Following the rosary, a funeral service is being held at 10:30 am After the funeral service, Bacilia will be laid to rest at Turlock Memorial Park, 575 N .Soderquist Rd., Turlock.
Published by Modesto Bee on Jun. 12, 2022.
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