Raul Delgadillo was born and raised in Santa Barbara, passed away on April 29, 2018. He was 54 years old.
Raul attended Wilson Elementary School, McKinley Elementary, La Cumbre Junior High School and Santa Barbara High School, class of 1983.
Raul attended Santa Barbara City College for two years, and after learning of his good friend Alphonso Razo and Joe Demerest joining the Marines, he also joined, and all three went to boot camp together. Raul was a Desert Storm Veteran.
Later, he attended Cal State Northridge to get his teaching credentials.
Raul taught catechism classes at Guadalupe Church, and for many years Raul loved to donate his time at the churches Old Spanish Days Fiesta. He worked at a food booth and ran the ring tossing game.
Raul worked at Franklin Elementary, SBJH, SMHS, DPHS, and SBHS where he felt most proud to work.
Raul loved playing video games since the Atari system came out.
Raul was passionate about collecting and building old Schwinn bicycles.
Raul died in his sleep of heart failure.
Raul was buried on May 4th with a military service.