Federico Navarrete of Saginaw passed away suddenly at his home on June 1, 2012 at the age of 71 years. He was born in Mexico on September 14, 1940. He moved to Saginaw in 1964, and married Emma Reyes on August 8, 1966 she survives him. He had been employed by Central Foundry for 35 years and retired in 2004. Federico was a member of the Michigan Avenue Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Emma, 3 sons; Jose, Jesus, and Javier Navarrete, 2 Brothers; Simon and Rafael Jaramillo and 3 Sisters; Pedad, Eugenia, and Jesus Jaramillo.
Funeral Service will take place 11:00 a.m. Monday at the Cederberg-Brietzke Funeral Home, at 403 N. Michigan Ave with interment at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home on Sunday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Monday at the church from 10:00 am until time of service.