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Kenneth “Ken” Fagundes, 51 of Turlock Ca, passed away January 20, 2018 at home. Ken was born and resided in Hayward as a child, Oakdale during his formative years and Turlock for the past five years with his partner Jennifer Serratos. Most weekends and summers, as a child, his family lived at Lake Tulloch. Some of Ken’s passions were Scuba diving, fishing, watching college football and racing, gardening, and spending time with his family.
Ken is survived by his three children and three step children; Mark and Heather Fagundes of Oakdale, Donald “DJ” Fagundes of Jamestown, Kiera Fagundes; Nicholas, Andrew, and Allison Serratos of Turlock. Additional families were his three grandchildren; and his sister, Sherri Fagundes-Smith and husband Wess of Ripon. Ken was preceded in death by his father, Donald, and mother, Maxine.
Ken was always up for an adventure and had a personality that just invited people in.
In lieu of flowers please donate to: The Coral Reef Alliance at, Society of disabilities, Hospice or your favorite charity.
A Celebration of Life will be held on February 17, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the H Bar B Saloon in Oakdale.
The Oakdale (Calif.) Leader
Feb. 7, 2018