July 29, 1943 - December 8, 2012
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|Services for Richard Cabrera, 69 of Tyler, are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Friday, December 14, 2012 in the chapel of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Littlefield and Bro. Sammy Draper officiating. Burial will be at Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery.
Mr. Cabrera passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2012 in Tyler. He was born July 29, 1943 in San Joaquin, CA. to Jesus Maria Cabrera and Mary Maria Ruiz. He has lived in Tyler since 1992, having also lived in West Covina, CA. He was a retired crew leader for Carrier Air Corp. in Tyler. He was preceded in death by a son, Richard Cabrera, Jr. and seven siblings.
Survivors include his wife, Susie Cabrera; sons, Jeffery Cabrera of Austin and Jesus Cabrera of Chino, CA.; daughters, Rachel Azevedo of Stockton, CA., Valerie Anderson, Natalie Ballou, and Melanie Lagrone all of Tyler; a sister, Mary Jess Lopez of Stockton, CA.; ten grandchildren, Michael, Keely and Kirsten Lagrone, Addison and Aubrey Ballou, Zane Anderson, Aaron Azevedo, Michael Gonzales, Alexander and Andrew Azevedo.
Pallbearers will be Richard Avalos, Aaron Azevedo, Adam Lagrone, Michael Lagrone, John Ballou, Donald Anderson and Jeffery Cabrera.
The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.