Weslaco, TX – Leonel Camilo Cazares, 84, passed away to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at Mid Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation. Mr. Cazares was born July 18, 1936 to Leonzo & Adelina Cazares in Weslaco, TX. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Belen Cazares; 1 son, Joel Cazares; grandson, Leonel Cazares III; & 1 brother, Ruben Cazares. Mr. Cazares is survived by 5 sons, Leonel Cazares, Jr. (Leticia) of Las Vegas, NV, Leonzo Cazares (Rosa) of Sunnyside, WA, Ricardo Cazares, Manuel Cazares, both of Weslaco, TX, Daniel Cazares of Dallas, TX; 4 daughters, Idolina Cazares, Elida Cazares (Carlos Salinas), Belinda Robles (Johnny Thompson), all of Weslaco, TX, Maribel Hernandez (Joel) of Edinburg, TX; 8 brothers, Leonzo Cazares, Sergio Cazares, both of Weslaco, TX, Martin Cazares of Alamo, TX, Martin Ramirez, Cel Ramirez, Ismael Ramirez, Rufino Ramirez, Richard Ramirez, all of CA; & 4 sisters, Isaura De Leon of Weslaco, TX, Sandra Burgess of Alamo, TX, Rosie Davis & Lily Ramirez, both of CA. Also surviving are numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, & great-great-grandchildren. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 9, 2021 at Guerra Funeral Home of Weslaco – Chapel of The Heavens with a 6:00 p.m. prayer service. Graveside service will be 9:00 a.m. Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Highland Memorial Park. Officiating will be Anthropologist Yorelis Teran. Pallbearers will be Leonel Cazares, Jr., Leonzo Cazares, Ricardo Cazares, Daniel Cazares, Sergio Cazares & Leonzo Cazares, Jr. Honorary pallbearer will be Manuel Cazares. The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Carolina Gomez, Dr. Gerardo Muñoz, Dr. Hector Muñoz, and residents at UTRGV Health Residency Clinic in Mercedes, TX; as well as the staff at Mid Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation. Arrangements are under the direction of Guerra Funeral Home of Weslaco, Inc., 2602 N. Texas Ave., Weslaco, TX (956) 969-1461.
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