HERCULES -- The City Council will issue a proclamation Tuesday in memory of former Hercules Citizens Finance Committee member Gabriel Naguit, who died July 2 at age 76.

A native of Pampanga, Philippines, Naguit was a tax preparer, Realtor and notary public. He was a member of the Filipino-American Association of Contra Costa County, serving as president from 2004 to 2006 and treasurer from 2008 to 2012.

Naguit served on the Citizens Finance Committee from January 2011 through June 2013 and also was a member of numerous civic organizations.

The proclamation, signed by Mayor John Delgado, remembers Naguit as "a humble servant to the community" who lived "a life of extraordinary courage and strength."

Contact Tom Lochner at 510-262-2760 or tlochner@bayareanewsgroup.com. Follow him at twitter.com/tomlochner



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