Father of actress Vanessa Hudgens. He passed away in January 2016 after a battle with stage 4 cancer.
He had worked as a firefighter.
His daughter Vanessa announced that he was diagnosed with cancer at the 2015 Industry Dance Awards & Cancer Benefit Show.
He was married to Gina Guangco. His daughter tweeted a heartfelt message after his passing in January 2016.
His daughter's boyfriend, Austin Butler, also lost a parent to cancer.