Alfredo Honrada passed away Friday, May 28, 2021 in Norfolk, Virginia. Fred was born on December 2, 1942 to Felipe Sr. & Matea Calalang in Manila, Philippines. He graduated from Arellano University. Fred & Gloria have been married for 54 years. Fred joined the U.S. Navy while still in the Philippines. He brought his family over to the U.S to start a new beginning. He realized the American dream by instilling in his four daughters about education & hard work. He often said that his goals were met when all of his daughters graduated from college. The majority of his 26 years served in the Navy was on submarines, protecting our country. Fred was a superb cook in the Navy & was even requested by an Admiral to make his famous “Admiral pancakes.” His new career was with the U.S. Post Office & worked there until his death. Fred loved bowling & participated in bowling leagues, often winning trophies for his efforts. He also loved to play tennis, Mahjong with friends & especially loved to play Bingo with Gloria. Fred was an avid crabber & fisherman. In addition to his parents, Fred is predeceased by his siblings: Crescencia, Gil, Aida, Isidro, Nestor & Josephine. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Gloria; his four daughters; daughter: Connie; husband: Ed; daughter: Maria; fiancé: Ken; daughter: Leslie; husband: Mark & daughter: JoAnne; husband: Don. Also left to cherish his memory are his grandchildren, Nick, Sam, Matt & Noah. His memory is cherished through his siblings: Carmelita, Andres, Macaria, Joseline & Leonardo & a host of in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins & loving friends. A visitation will be held from 4 PM to 8 PM on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5033 Rouse Drive, VA Beach. A mass & funeral will be held Friday, June 11, 2021 at 11 AM at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, 5345 Virginia Beach Blvd, VA Beach. The burial will be held on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 3 PM at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, 5310 Milners Road, Suffolk. Condolences may be left for Alfredo’s family below.
Date: Thursday, June 10, 2021
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Friday, June 11, 2021
Time: 11:00 am
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