Frank Rocha Vaz III
December 24, 1992 - August 9, 2017
Frank Rocha Vaz III, known as “The Tank” by all who loved him, passed away on August 9, 2017 at the age of 24 in Laton, California. He was born on December 24, 1992 in Hanford, California to Frank Jr. and Laura Rocha Vaz.
He attended and graduated from Riverdale High School, where he played on the football team, and that's where he was given his nickname The Tank. He found great joy in playing his drums.
He is survived by his parents; Frank Jr. and Laura Rocha Vaz, his brother Anthony Elvis Rocha Vaz. As well as his grandparents; Frank and Mary Rocha Vaz and Marie Mello. His God parents Roland Harold, Len and Lisa Bray, his confirmation God parents; Mario and Analia Teixeira. Numerous aunts, uncles and cousins and friends.
There will be a Funeral Mass on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church 3047 W. Mt. Whitney Riverdale, Ca. Burial to follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Yost & Web Funeral Care,
213 N. Irwin Street Hanford CA, (559) 582-5400.