It is with great sadness to announce that on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, Alfonso Cardenas Jr., a loving son, father, brother, uncle and grandfather passed away. He was 60 years old. He was born Aug. 13, 1957 to Alfonso Sr., and Carmen Cardenas. Alfonso will always be remembered for his kind nature, his friendly smile, and his love of baseball.
He is survived by his daughters, Rachel Wright, and Amanda and Alicia Cardenas; grandchildren, Dayton Johnson, Preslee Wright, and Royal and Royce Davis; mother, Carmen Cardenas; and siblings, David Cardenas, Alex (Janis) Cardenas, Louie (Cindy) Cardenas, Elaine Cardenas, Paul Cardenas, and Carmen (George) Patrick. Alfonso also had many nephews and nieces whom he loved dearly. He was preceded in death by his father, Alfonso Cardenas Sr.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Oct. 28, at 5 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge, 1820 2nd Ave. N in Okanogan.