Merced Sun Star
Thursday, July 23, 1998, page A-3
FRED FAGUNDES, 88
Fred Earl Fagundes, an Atwater resident, died Monday in Livingston. He was
born Feb. 12, 1910 in Atwater. He worked as a farmer most of his life raising
almonds and sweet potatoes and also drove a butane delivery truck for the city
of Atwater. He was a member of the United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Thelma Fagundes; two daughters.
Marlene Goar of Merced and Maryellen Gorrell of Atwater; two brothers, Daniel
Fagundes of Madera and Anthony Fagundes of Campbell; and one sister, Sharah
Hendricks of Atwater.
Visitation will be today from 2 to 7 p.m. at Ivers and Alcorn Redwood Chapel
in Atwater. Services will be Friday at 11a.m. at United Methodist Church of
The Rev. John Motts will officiate. Interment will be in Turlock Memorial
Park. Contributions may be made to the United Methodist Church in Atwater or
to the charity of donor's choice.