Calvin “Sonny” Cathey Jr.

Calvin “Sonny” Cathey, Jr., 58, passed away peacefully January 22, 2017 with his loving family by his side. He was born June 25, 1958 in San Antonio, to Calvin “Sonny” and Beverly (Williamson) Cathey. He was a longtime resident of Rockport and Aransas Pass. Sonny owned and operated Sonny’s Sandblasting. He retired as a sandblaster/painter with more than 35 dedicated years to his profession.

Sonny was preceded in death by his father: Calvin “Sonny” Cathey, Sr.; brother: Michael Cathey; paternal grandmother: Minnie Lou Cathey; maternal grandfather: Lonnie Williamson; and two brothers-in-law: John Hedgcoth and Mike Horton.

He is survived by his wife Lorrie Cathey of Rockport; a son: Jarrett Cathey of Rockport; daughters: Kimberly Garcia (Joe) of Ingleside, Jeran Siverand (Trey) , and Calli Cathey, both of Rockport, and Alyssa Schwind (Billy) of Portland; his mother Joyce Cathey of Aransas Pass; sisters: Donna Menard (Larry) of Charlotte, Texas, Sherry Cathey (Richard) of Goliad, and Elaine Brackin (Dr. Jack) of Rockport; and 12 grandchildren.

A chapel service was held at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Aransas Pass Friday, January 27, 2017, with Rev. David N. Fischer officiating. Burial followed in Prairie View Cemetery, Aransas Pass.

Guestbook and video available at Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass.


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