Frank Robert Tanore Jr. Friday, August 3, 1956 - Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Frank Robert Tanore Jr. passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family after a courageous fight of an illness at the age of 60 on May 16, 2017. He was born on August 3, 1956 in Santa Maria California. Frank attended local schools and graduated from Santa Maria High School Class of 1974. Later full filled his passion as a horse trainer. He is Preceded in death by his father Frank Robert Tanore Sr. uncles Ted Tanore, Art Tanore, Harold Tanore, Clifford Tanore, and his aunt Jessie Schwark. Survivors include his mother Isabel Tanore Bohl, step father Samuel Joseph Bohl, sister Sharon Tanore, nieces Eileen Rodriguez, Elissa Nicolas and nephew Armando Acosta Jr. Along with 4 great nieces, 5 great nephews, 2 great great nephews, and a great great niece. As well with a long term friend of 28 years Steve Epps and wife Ofelia Epps. Frank had a caring heart for others, the best sense of humor, and loved animals especially his dogs. Frank will be greatly missed by friends and family.
The Holy Rosary will be recited Monday, May 22, 2017 at 3:00 pm at the chapel of the Dudley-Hoffman Mortuary. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 9:30 am at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church.


I am so sorry to hear about Frank.  He was a great guy and a good friend.  My prayers and thoughts are with his family and friends.  I am glad that he got to become a horse trainer.  He wanted to do that sence we were at Suey Park.  God Bless you Frank.  God bless his family, too.