Justino Irael Cruz, 82 passed away Monday, August 17, 2015 at his residence. Services for Mr. Cruz will be 10:00 am, Friday, August 21, 2015 at Calvillo Funeral Chapel with Pastor John Rogers officiating. Burial will follow at Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home. Family will have a visitation all day Thursday, August 20, 2015 at Calvillo Funeral Home.
Justino was born April 14, 1933 in George West to Genaro & Carmen Cruz. He married the late Luisa Gonzales on July 8, 1959 in El Paso and worked as a carpenter for most of his life. He was a hard worker and loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He is survived by his son, Justino Cruz Jr. and wife Mary Lou of Lubbock; two daughters, Anna Cruz & Husband Timoteo Luera Jr., Lily Cruz both of Lubbock; two sisters, Candelaria Garcia, Estella Cruz; five grandchildren; nine great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his wife, Luisa G. Cruz (4-4-2013); his brother, Roberto Cruz.