Donald Francis DeShields died Oct. 13. He was 93.
Mr. DeShields was born Dec. 25, 1919, to Anna and Robert DeShields in Fresno, Calif. He served in the Navy during World War II and worked as a business manager for 33 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife Teresa Marie in 2009; and his son Timothy in 1972. He is survived by children, Josephine Avery (Chester), Donald DeShields (Patti), William DeShields, Anna Velasquez (Diego) and Teresa DeShields Whitton (John); 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
A rosary will be said at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 13955 Peach Hill Road, Moorpark, Calif., with Mass following at 11 a.m. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Gethsemani Catholic Cemetery, 11666 S.E. Stevens Road, Happy Valley.