Mrs. Cervantes was born March 28, 1929, in Beeville to Juan and Florentina Tapia Cardenas. She was a homemaker and a member of the Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sabino Cervantes; her parents; a daughter, Nieves Cervantes; brothers, Rosendo Cardenas, Gilberto Cardenas, Jose Cardenas and Juan Cardenas Jr.; a sister, Lina Aleman; and her second husband, Clemente Serrano.
Survivors include a daughter, Paula (Juan) Morin of Virginia; sons, Adam Cervantes of Seguin, Joe (Yolanda) Cervantes, George Contreras and Juanito Cervantes, all of Beeville; brothers, Francisco Cardenas and Silverio (Evangelina) Cardenas, both of Beeville, and Herman (Amelia) Cardenas of Edcouch; sisters, Aurora Gomez and Maria Magdalena Gonzales (Margarito Casas), both of Beeville; several stepchildren; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other family members.
Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, April 27, at Angelus Funeral Home. A rosary was recited there that evening at 7:30.
The funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday, April 28, at 1 o’clock at the funeral home with Father Balaswamy Pasala officiating. Burial followed in Rose Cemetery.
Pallbearers were John Lewis Morin, Anthony Cervantes, Jimmy Morin, Joe Lewis Cervantes Jr., Ronnie Morin and Adrian Morin.
Honorary pallbearer was John Paul Morin.
Angelus Funeral Home