Marion, TX/Sebastian, TX- Arnulfo G. Cortez, 86 went to be with the Lord Wednesday, June 1, 2022, in San Antonio. He is preceded in death by his parents, Romulo and Petrolina Cortez; brothers, Baudelio Cortez, Urbano Cortez, Raul Cortez, Trinidad Cortez, Felipe Cortez and Valentin Cortez; sisters, Beatriz Rios, Alicia Martinez and Enedina Cortez-Cortez. He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Janie S. Cortez; sons, Arnulfo (Trina) Cortez, Jr., Aaron Joshua Cortez, Adam John Cortez, Ruben (Andrea) Cortez; daughters, Sara Yvette (Terrence) Cortez-Tisdell, Gloria (Tico +) Guerra, Cynthia (Alejandro) Cortez Alanis, Velma Lerma, Lydia Cortez Herrera and sister, Maximina Cortez-Cortez.
Viewing will be Friday, June 3, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at Cardoza Funeral Chapel in Edcouch. Funeral service will be Saturday, June 4, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at Cardoza Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow at Guadalupe Cemetery in Sebastian. Having the distinguished honor of serving as pallbearers are: Terrence Tisdell, Ruben Cortez, Ryan Cortez, Jason Guajardo, Michael Coronado and Bobby Chavez.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Cardoza Funeral Home in Edcouch.