Mr. Ceja was born in Oakland on Oct. 3, 1974, and lived in Tracy 10 years before moving to Manteca 2½ years ago. He worked 10 years as a heating and air conditioning technician.
Survivors include his parents, Benjamin and Ofelia Ceja of Lathrop; four siblings, Carlos Ceja and George Ceja, both of Manteca, Gilbert Ceja of Tracy and Erica Contreras of Lathrop; and eight godchildren.
A brother, Pablo Ceja, preceded him in death.
Friday’s Mass will begin at 11 a.m. at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave. Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., is handling arrangements.
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