Victor Marinelli

Obituary of Victor Carlos Marinelli

Victor Carlos Marinelli passed away peacefully on Monday, March 22, 2021 at the age of 58. Victor was a native of the Salinas Valley, born and raised in Salinas. 

His career choice consisted of auto body/mechanics, as he loved restoring cars. He loved cheering on the San Francisco 49ers and would sport 49ers attire whenever he could.

 He was a loving father and one who enjoyed making people laugh. His hobbies included: camping, using his boat and attending car shows. 

He is survived by his three sons; Carlos Marinelli, Victor Marinelli, and Alex Marinelli. He also leaves behind his two siblings; Josephine Gomez and Maria Marinelli, his nephews; Anthony Grijalva, and Juan Manuel Garcia Jr., and nieces; Gisela Monique Garcia, and Christina Marinelli.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Esperanza Tafoya Marinelli

Victor will be dearly missed by all of those who love him. 

Service times and dates have been updated to a funeral Mass held at 10AM on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Christ the King Catholic Church at 240 Calle Cebu, Salinas, CA 93901

A visitation will take place following mass on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 from 11AM-5PM at Healey Mortuary.

Burial will follow on Thursday, April 1, 2021 at Queen of Heaven Cemetery at 18200 Damian Way, Prunedale, CA 93907.

Capacity limits are in place due to Covid, please contact the family for further details.

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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Healey Mortuary Chapel
405 N. Sanborn Rd.
Salinas, California, United States

Funeral Mass

10:00 am
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Cristo Rey
240 Calle Cebu
Salinas, California, United States


11:30 am
Thursday, April 1, 2021
Queen of Heaven Cemetery
18200 Damian Way
Salinas, California, United States
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