Sijifredo R. “Fred” Flores was born on August 7, 1950 in La Villa, Texas to parents, Pedro Flores and Adelaida Reyes. He died on July 1, 2018 at his home in Irrigon, Oregon at the age of 67 years. Fred was raised in Texas and married Angelica Cantu on June 22, 1969 in Edinburg, Texas. They lived in Idaho and Washington before settling in Irrigon, Oregon in 1983 where he has lived since. Fred was a truck driver, transporting agricultural crops for many years. He enjoyed fishing, traveling, cooking, watching western movies, yard work and gardening. Fred was always there to help others, whether it was working on a project or just listening to anyone needing someone to talk with.
He is survived by his wife: Angie Flores; children: Sijifredo Jr, Rudy, Gabriel, Israel, Efrain, Araceli, Jose and Adalberto; step children: Esmeralda Leon and Francisco Torres; sisters: Dominga Sandoval, Yolanda Hernandez and Hilda Barrera; brother: Desiderio Flores; numerous grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and 1 great grandson.
Fred was preceded in death by his parents, 2 daughters: Chriselda and Mellissa Flores, brothers: Pablo, Pedro Jr., Juan and David and a sister: Elva.
Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be held on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 5:00 P.M. at Burns Mortuary Chapel, Hermiston, Oregon.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at Burns Mortuary Chapel, Hermiston, Oregon.
Burial will follow at the Desert Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Irrigon, Oregon.
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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston, Oregon is in care of arrangements.