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Gregory "Cervo" R. Cervantes 
Greg passed away on October 23, 2008 at Colusa Regional Medical Center in Colusa, CA. He was born on September 17, 1951 in Colusa, CA. He was a lifelong Colusa County resident.

Greg worked for the Colusa Golf Course for 12 years as a groundskeeper and as a Produce Manager for 20 years at Shop-N-Save.
A member of the Colusa Golf Club. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, bowling, basketball, football, baseball and most of all spending time with his family and grandchildren. Greg was the best BBQ'er in the world.

He served in the United States Army from 1972-1975 as a finance specialist.
He was well known and loved by many people in Colusa County.

Greg is survived by life partner, Susan Walsh of Colusa; mother, Mary Cervantes of Colusa, daughter, Shannon Cervantes of Roseville; daughter, Anjela Cervantes of Colusa; daughter, Jessica Cervantes of Colusa; stepdaughter, Dawn Harris of Greenbay, WI; stepdaughter, Amber Mason of Medford, OR; stepson, Sean Deno of Eureka; stepdaughter, Jennifer Bacon of Colusa; brother, Raymond Cervantes of Colusa; sister Christina Cervantes of Sacramento; brother, Robert Cervantes of Yuba City; sister Phyllis Cervantes of Gardnerville, NV; brother, Anthony Cervantes of Gardnerville, NV; brother, Eugene Cervantes of Colusa; grandchildren, Anastacia Harris of Greenbay, WI; Benjamin Guiterrez of Roseville, Evin McElroy of Colusa, David McElroy of Colusa, Kathrine Mason of Medford, OR; Caleb Wilson of Chico; Michael Bacon III of Colusa, Carrissa Wilson of Chico, Elizabeth Mason of Medford, OR, Roman Deno of Eureka.
Donations may be made in Greg's name to the American Heart Association 1710 Gilbreth Road, Burlingame, CA 94010.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday October 29, 2008 from 5-8 p.m. with a Rosary starting 7 p.m. at McNary- Moore Chapel. Mass Thursday October 30 beginning 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Colusa.

Burial following at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery.
Services are under the direction of McNary-Moore Funeral Service. 

Published in Appeal Democrat on October 28, 2008 
Transcribed and submitted by April Hennes, Jul 2013