was born in Sacramento on March 5, 1958. He was a resident of
Morgan Hill until he moved to Madera two years ago.
Charles Veso Drake Jr. passed away in Madera on Oct. 5, 2002. He was born in Sacramento on March 5, 1958. He was a resident of Morgan Hill until he moved to Madera two years ago.
Charles is survived by his loving mother, Alida Drake of Madera; his siblings, Danny Hopkins of Berkeley, Don Drake of Arizona, Jerry Drake of Oklahoma, Jewel Rodquiez of Madera and Barbara Campoli of Nevada; nieces, Dena, Jodi, Patsy and Barbara; also several other nieces, nephew and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father Charles Veso Drake Sr., and brothers, Willy and Burl Drake.
He was active in the Boy Scouts Baseball league. He played a mean saxophone.
Visitation will be held today from 2 to 8 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home, 17720 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at 1 p.m. at the chapel.
Interment will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Morgan Hill.