Robert Earl Renfroe

Lifelong Ridgecrest resident Robert Earl Renfroe died Aug. 11, 2012, in Ridgecrest, after a long illness. He was 64.

Celebration of Life services are set for Aug. 25 at 6 p.m. at Robert and Maureen’s home.

Robert was born Nov. 23, 1947, in Inyokern, to Emmitt Eugene Renfroe and Vera Renfroe. He was an auto mechanic.

He is survived by his wife, Maureen Renfroe of Ridgecrest; daughter Samantha Valenzuela and husband Cruz Valenzuela Sr., both of San Jacinto, Calif., and daughter Jennifer Castro of Ridgecrest; brother Billy Renfroe and wife Diana, both of Ridgecrest; grandsons Chuy Valenzuela of Sonora, Mexico, Cruz Valenzuela Jr. of San Jacinto and Robert Renfroe of Ridgecrest; granddaughters Cassandra Valenzuela of San Jacinto and Christina Valenzuela of Ridgecrest, Malinda Renfroe of Ridgecrest, Angelina Valenzuela of San Jacinto, and Aliyah Renfroe of Ridgecrest; great-grandson Ethan Valenzuela of San Jacinto, and great-granddaughter Adelai Valenzuela of San Jacinto.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Emmitt and Vera Renfroe of Onyx, Calif., and great-grandson Elias Valenzuela of Sonora, Mexico.

Submitted by the family of Robert Earl Renfroe

Story First Published: 2012-08-22