Mike Ybarra Jr, 62, of Merced, California lost his battle to cancer in his home on August 25, 2020, surrounded by his wife and sons.
He was born to parents Mike Sr. and Maria (Cuca)Ybarra, on February 11, 1958 in Merced, California. Mike graduated from Le Grand High School.
He married Aida Ybarra the love of his life, in 1977 who survives him. Mike is also survived by sons Michael Ybarra III wife Araceli and Jacob Ybarra. Grandchildren Isabella Carrillo, Mykee 4th and Caleb Ybarra. Along with a great grandson Baby Elias.
He is also survived by his brother Harold Ybarra and sisters Celina Sapien and Yolanda Benavidez. Along with his closest friends/Brothers Bart Ramirez, Modesto Medrano and Mike Hartwell. His favorites Lydia Ostos and Rosemary Ramirez.
Mike was know for loving his family and cousins, collecting old cars, running track, collecting old toys and doing yard work. He was a die hard Raider fan and loved his dog Tank. His grandchildren motivated him to fight his battle with cancer. Elvis Presley and Bruce Lee were Mikes inspiration.
The memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 1st, 2020 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Ivers and Alcorn Funeral Home Atwater.
Burial will take place Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020 we will meet at Ivers and Alcorn funeral home at 10:15am to follow us to Plainsburg Cemetery where he will be laid to rest at 11:00am.
Due to COVID-19 It is mandatory that all wear a mask and practice social distancing. With social distancing there is limited space available for the service. Please allow this time be for family and close friends.
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