Lardy J. Cerezo
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A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday, Sept. 6, for Lardy J. Cerezo, 51, who died Sunday, Sept. 1, at ValleyCare Medical Center in Pleasanton.

Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Aug. 20, 1962, Mr. Cerezo served six years in the Unites States Coast Guard. He then worked 24 years in the computer industry, the last seven of those years with Mercury Computer Systems of Manteca.

Survivors include his wife of 23 years, Daisy C. Cerezo, of Tracy; two children, Ryan Cerezo and Colby Cerezo, both of Tracy; parents, Abelardo Sumajit Cerezo Sr. and Mapuana Jane Cerezo, of Sacramento; three siblings, Abelene Jane Cerezo-Kirtley, and her husband, George Neal, Audie John Cerezo, and his wife, Norma, and Abraham Johnson Cerezo, and his wife, Carrie, all of Sacramento; and many nieces and nephews.

Friday’s services will begin at 11:30 a.m. at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave. The burial will be private. Arrangements were handled by Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave.

Contributions in Mr. Cerezo’s name may be sent to Boys & Girls Clubs of Tracy, 753 W. Lowell Ave., Tracy, CA 95376 or

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