Obituaries

Donnie Cooper
B: 1917-10-25
D: 2019-10-19
View Details
Cooper, Donnie
Elizabeth Barefield
B: 1924-02-04
D: 2019-10-17
View Details
Barefield, Elizabeth
Johnny Ochoa
B: 1935-10-20
D: 2019-10-17
View Details
Ochoa, Johnny
Pat Light
B: 1933-08-19
D: 2019-10-16
View Details
Light, Pat
Johnny Garcia
B: 1956-05-08
D: 2019-10-14
View Details
Garcia, Johnny
Gladys R. Gonzales
B: 1944-08-12
D: 2019-10-12
View Details
Gonzales, Gladys R.
Velma Pounds
B: 1919-08-16
D: 2019-10-11
View Details
Pounds, Velma
Adele Strand
B: 1930-03-08
D: 2019-10-09
View Details
Strand, Adele
Esther Jefferson
B: 1932-06-13
D: 2019-10-07
View Details
Jefferson, Esther
Jenny Easter Miles
B: 1942-09-09
D: 2019-10-07
View Details
Easter Miles, Jenny
Katherine Williams
B: 1926-04-17
D: 2019-10-07
View Details
Williams, Katherine
Leonardo Prado
B: 2016-06-20
D: 2019-10-06
View Details
Prado, Leonardo
Michael Lynn (Mikey) Neyman
B: 1985-05-31
D: 2019-10-06
View Details
Neyman, Michael Lynn (Mikey)
Donald Hudson
D: 2019-09-30
View Details
Hudson, Donald
Vivian R. Singletary
B: 1929-02-06
D: 2019-09-28
View Details
Singletary, Vivian R.
Shirley Bowerman
B: 1949-08-07
D: 2019-09-24
View Details
Bowerman, Shirley
Kevin Brewer
B: 1962-09-23
D: 2019-09-15
View Details
Brewer, Kevin
Laura Marie Blanchard
B: 1974-02-18
D: 2019-09-15
View Details
Blanchard, Laura Marie
Albert Butler
B: 1931-03-17
D: 2019-09-12
View Details
Butler, Albert
Thomas Appell
B: 1955-10-19
D: 2019-09-10
View Details
Appell, Thomas
Aquarius McPhaul
B: 2002-03-04
D: 2019-09-10
View Details
McPhaul, Aquarius

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
4520 Bosque Boulevard
Waco, TX 76710
Phone: 254-772-5272
Fax: 254-772-5695
Santiago Chavez

Santiago Chavez

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Santiago Chavez, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family of Santiago Chavez with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Santiago Chavez, 93, passed away Thursday, June 13th at his home with family at his side. Visitation will be at OakCrest Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 19th from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM with the Rosary starting at 7:00 PM. The mass will be Thursday, June 20th at 10:00 AM at St Mary’s Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.

He was born on May 1st, 1926, in Waco TX. In 1931, Santiago and his family moved to Mexico City to pursue a better life from The Great Depression. He worked in carpentry and assisted in the building of Mexico City’s Music Hall. He married his wife Maria in December of 1949. Together they moved from Mexico to Chicago, where they lived for 10 years. In 1979, Santiago moved back home to Waco, where he would spend the rest of his life. Santiago spent his retirement traveling abroad throughout Italy, Spain and France. He enjoyed music, spending time with his family, going to church events and browsing through the Flea Market.

He is proceeded in death by his wife of 60 years, Maria, and his daughter Lupe.

He is survived by his 4 children and their spouses: George & Kathy, Margaret & Mike, Santiago Jr. & Magdalene, Jose & Luisa, his 15 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Santiago Chavez, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    OakCrest Funeral Home
    Address
    4520 Bosque Boulevard
    WACO, TX 76710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rosary @ 7 p.m.
  • Service

    Thursday, June 20th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Thursday, June 20th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church - Waco
    Address
    1401 Washington Avenue
    WACO, TX 76710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Oakwood Cemetery
    Address
    2124 S. 5th Street
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Santiago here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Ivonne, Roseline, Santiago, Christine & James sent flowers to the family of Santiago Chavez.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
IJ

Ivonne, Roseline, Santiago, Christine & James

Posted at 08:52pm
We will miss you grandpa!
Flower Image

Ivonne, Roseline, Santiago, Christine & James purchased flowers for the family of Santiago Chavez. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album