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 Alfonso C. Veliz

Alfonso C. Veliz

Death 12 Oct 2012 (aged 74)
Burial Fruitvale, Van Zandt County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100331807 · View Source
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Services for Alfonso C. Veliz, 74, of Fruitvale, Texas, are scheduled for 3:00 pm Sunday October 14, 2012 at Eubank Funeral Home, with Deacon Richard Lawrence and Rev. Pamela Jackson officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton.

Burial will be in Creagleville Cemetery, Grand Saline, Texas.

He passed away October 12, 2012 in Grand Saline, TX.

Mr. Veliz was born March 5, 1938 in Sebastian, TX, to Gorgonio "George" and Micaela Chavez Veliz.

Alfonso worked in a cotton gin as a young man to finance his college education. He got his Masters degree at Texas A&I University in Kingsville, TX. He worked as a bilingual consultant in Waco and was a teacher and an assistant principal in Corpus Christi public schools. In retirement, Alfonso refurbished boots and took a great deal of pride in his work. He greatly loved his family.

Surviving are Wife, Patsy G. Veliz of Fruitvale, TX, Son, Damon Neill & Samantha Veliz of Fruitvale, TX, Grandson, Caden Neill Veliz of Mineola, TX, Brother, Andy & Thelma Veliz of Weslaco, TX, Sister, Adelaida "Lela" & Jorge Villarreal of Petaluma, CA, 2 Nieces & 1 Nephew.

Alfonso was preceded in death by his parents.

Pallbearers are Damon Veliz, Doug Taylor, Don Taylor, Tommy Taylor, and Bobby Wayne Taylor.

Family will receive friends Saturday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alfonso C. Veliz (5 Mar 1938–12 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100331807, citing Creagleville Cemetery, Fruitvale, Van Zandt County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .