Johnny “Butch” Atencio, 75, of San Clemente, passed away February 17, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born July 28, 1942 in Riverside, California but grew up in San Juan Capistrano.
A Cement Mason for 35 years, Johnny is survived by his wife Beatrice “Betty” Atencio; daughter Melinda Lauriano and her husband Ted; daughter Jaimie Atencio and her husband Robert Kallaher; daughter Gina MacLean and her husband Sandy; daughter Roxanne Atencio; son-in-law Scott Ramey; son Shane Atencio and his wife Caitlin; sister Louise Tijerina; brothers Joe Castro and Danny Castro and 7 grandchildren.
A “Celebration of Life” will be held on Saturday, March 3 at 1:30 pm at the Atencio Family home. Please call or text (949) 874-0115 for details. The family requests that donations be made to The American Cancer Society in lieu of flowers.