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Frank "Frankie" Cabrera
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1942
Aragon
Catron County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1959
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

He was 16 when he was working at a gas station on cars in Springerville, AZ. So how he got to close to a heater and caught on fire. A family friend, Chris Archuleta, tried to put him out but Frankie kept trying to run away. The family speculates he may have been trying to get to the bathroom. He was driven to the town of St.Johns, AZ where the doctors determined he needed more medical help. He was flown to Phoenix, AZ and the family states he died in the minute his plane touched down.

death certificate states he died from Respiratory failure due to near total 2nd degree at and 3rd degree burns. Sadly he suffered from 7:30 am to 1:10 pm that day on April 1, 1959.


Brother of:
Cruz Tafoya
Vidal Tafoya
Flora Tafoya Castillo
Bernardino "Berny" Tafoya
Ventura Cabrera Mata
Tom Cabrera
Mary Ann Cabrera Mada
Pauline Cabrera Tafoya
Gloria Cabrera Ponce de Leon
Santiago Juan Luis "Jimmy" Cabrera
Ben Cabrera
Julia Cabrera
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Pedro Pacheco Cabrera (1887 - 1955)
  Onofra Garcia Tafoya Cabrera Sais Peralta (1909 - 1987)
 
 Siblings:
  Cruz Sais Tafoya (1926 - 2010)**
  Vidal Tafoya (1927 - 1963)**
  Tom Saiz Cabrera (1934 - 2013)*
  Frank Cabrera (1942 - 1959)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Francis Cemetery
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
Plot: Section 520 Grove 7 Space 21
 
Created by: ihavethegenealogybug
Record added: Dec 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32215532
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Frank Frankie Cabrera
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Honoring your young precious life.
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 Added: May. 14, 2015

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 Added: May. 4, 2015

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