CASA GRANDE — Francisco Ruben "Frank" Montes Jr., 43, of Casa Grande died on March 25, 2021, at Banner Casa Grande Medical Center.
Mr. Montes was born on Dec. 14, 1977. Also known as Fuddy, he liked playing video games and enjoyed baseball as a kid. He watched basketball as well. He was a diehard fan of the Dodgers and Lakers. He worked at Petco Park in downtown San Diego and did security work for a brief time when he was younger.
He had skills on the saxophone and clarinet. He was quite the jokester, making fun of people, especially himself, and always had everyone laughing.
Survivors include his companion, Veronica Marie Gutierrez; his stepfather, Luther Clay Castaloni; four stepchildren, Desiree Torres, Samantha Odom, Samuel and Nick Torres; three sisters, Desiree M. Montes, Keelyn R. Montes and Monica M. Castaloni; a brother, Andres Maestas Jr.; and one grandchild.
Angels in Waiting Cremation & Burial in charge of arrangements.