Mr. Roy C. Backman

August 18, 1932 - December 23, 2018
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Roy Backman, died in Oakland, December 23, 2018 at the age of 86.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Evelyn Backman; brothers in-law, Charles and Walter Tonelli. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

A native of Bloomington, California. A resident of El Cerrito for 60 years. He retired from Del Monte Foods after 30 years as a Market Analyst.

Friends are invited to attend funeral services Friday, January 4, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Sunset View Mortuary Chapel, Colusa and Fairmount Aves, El Cerrito. Interment to follow at Sunset View Cemetery.

Contributions in his memory may be made to your favorite charity.

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Date: Thursday, January 4, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm

Sunset View Mortuary


101 Colusa Ave, El Cerrito, CA, 94530

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Born: August 18, 1932
Died: December 23, 2018

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Sharon and Wes Reed posted on 12/29/18

Roy was a good man with a quick and easy smile and a good sense of humor. We have fond memories of our times together and he will be missed. We are so sorry for your loss, Evelyn. Rest In Paradise, Roy.