Florencio Cruz, Jr.
Florencio “Nuno” Cruz Jr., 50, passed away Aug. 24, 2017. Nuno was born in Sinton, on Dec. 16, 1966 to Florencio Sr. and Rosemary (Olivarez) Cruz. He was a lifelong resident of Aransas Pass. Nuno was a self-employed carpenter. Preceeding Nuno in death was his father Florencio Cruz Sr. Nuno is survived by his fiancé: Monica Sanchez of Aransas Pass; his mother: Rosemary Cruz of Corpus Christi; his sons, Florencio Cruz III (Gloria Hernandez) of Rockport, and Tony Montana Edward Cruz of Aransas Pass,; daughters: Rosemary Cruz Metheny (Robert) of Rockport; Brianna Cruz of Aransas Pass; stepdaughters, Alexis Sanchez of Aransas Pass, and Stephanie Castro (Noel) of Chicago; brothers: George Cruz of Corpus Christi, and Joe Manuel Cruz of Aransas Pass,; sisters: Terry Cruz and Sally Cruz, both of Aransas Pass; Cynthia Perez (Mike) and Hope Peralez (Pete), all of Corpus Christi; special Aunt: Nieves Cruz Ortiz of Aransas Pass; and numerous grandchildren. A Christian Rites Service and a Holy Rosary were recited Tuesday, Aug. 29. Burial was conducted Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Prairie View Cemetery in Aransas Pass. Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass.