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Henry Cavazos, 74, Kokomo passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018. He was born Oct. 5, 1943, in Kokomo to the late Felis (Arredondo) and Pedro Cavazos. He married Kimberly (McCoy) Cavazos June 12, 2007. She survives him.
Henry retired from General Motors in the mid-1980s after several years of service and was a member of the UAW 292 for several years. From the beginning, Henry had a large family. He was considered the "man of the house" at age 17, taking care of his young siblings. It was then that he learned to provide for his family. Henry touched so many lives. Everyone looked up to him and went to him for advice. He was a wonderful grandpa, enjoying attending their sporting events and watching sports with them. His grandchildren and great-grandchildren were truly the key to his life and just made him melt. He was and will always be remembered as the loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who gave so much love.
Henry is survived by his wife, Kimberly; first wife, Sue Abbott; sons, Nick Cavazos (Connie), Zach Cavazos (companion Gracen), Freddy Biancardi (companion Morgan); daughters, Samantha Biancardi, Bianca Biancardi (companion Kohlton); brothers, Joey (Karla), Adolph (Jackie), Manuel (Susan), Rudy (Marcia) and Artie (Cindy); sisters, Janie, Ramona (Joe), Lizzie, Theresa and Maureen (Harvy); grandchildren, Rhea Sexton (Korey), Ryan Cavazos (fianceƩ Cortnie), Ericka Brouillette, Jessica LeJeune, Tegan Karns, Carrianne Spencer, Alisha Shackelford (companion Shannon) and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Paige Anderson; brothers, Pete, Frankie and Joe; and sister, Lupe (Ruben).
A funeral service for Henry will be 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 10, 2018,at Ellers Mortuary, Webster Chapel, with Adam Novinger officiating. Visiting hours are prior from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, if you would like to make a donation in Henry's honor, please direct it to Kimberly Cavazos to help pay what insurance did not cover.
Published on March 7, 2018
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