Rufino Cavazos

Rufino O. Cavazos

Tuesday, September 7th, 1943 - Sunday, October 4th, 2020
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Service for Rufino Cavazos, 77, of Cleburne will be conducted at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, Oct 7, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow at 12:00 P.M. in Itasca Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-7:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home and Rosary will be 7-8:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Rufino passed away Sunday, October 4, 2020 in Fort Worth. He was born September 7, 1943 in Mission, Texas to Manuel L. and Olivia Ortiz Cavazos.

Rufino married Hortensia Longoria on September 29, 1962 in Cleburne. They were married 58 years.

Rufino was a foreman with 30 years of service at Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant.

Rufino is survived by his wife, Hortensia Cavazos of Cleburne; children Joe R. Cavazos, Jr. of Cleburne, David Cavazos and wife Lucy of Cleburne and Tony Cavazos of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Joseph Aaron, John Robert and wife Stacy, Missie Rachelle and husband Jeff, Nina Marie, Dustin Cole; 11 great-grandchildren; siblings, Manuel O. Cavazos and wife Nellie of Itasca, Petra O. Cavazos of Burleson, Margarito O. Cavazos of Cleburne, Gonzalo O. Cavazos and wife Ernestine of Hillsboro, Maria A. Galindo of Cleburne, Willie O. Cavazos and wife Becky of Cleburne, Jimmy O. Cavazos and wife Maria of Covington and Sylvia O. Terronez and husband Tony of Cleburne.

Rufino is preceded in death by siblings, Elia O. Cavazos and Ruben O. Cavazos.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Funeral Home
    512 North Ridgeway Dr.
    CLEBURNE, TX 76033
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    Rosary: 7:00-8:00 P.M. Wednesday
  • Service

    Thursday, October 8th, 2020 | 10:00am
    Thursday, October 8th, 2020 10:00am
    St. Joseph Catholic Church
    807 N. Anglin
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    Father Sergio Rizo
  • Interment

    Itasca Cemetery
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Deanna Flores Steele

Posted at 07:08pm
Our thoughts and prayers to you all during this time.
Daniel and Kathy Flores
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Kathy Cadena

Posted at 05:28pm
Our deepest sympathies, Rest in Heaven. from The Cadena Family.
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Joe Galindo

Posted at 03:08pm
I remember growing up with Fino. We couldn't wait for the weekend to come so we could go dancing in Covington. RIP dear friend. Praying for the entire family. Love, Joe and Martha Galindo

Roger Shaver

Posted at 10:01am
God bless your family in these trying times. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
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Posted at 11:47pm
My sincere deepest sympathy . Rest in peace my friend
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