Mr. Casarez was born on July 17, 1946, in Beeville, to Refugio and Julia Espinosa Casarez. He was a retired truck driver.
Survivors include his wife, Valentina Rubio Casarez of Beeville; one daughter, Linda (Ricardo) Alvarez of Pittsburg, Calif.; four sisters, Matilda Rodriguez of George West, Francisca Chapa, Angelita Rodriguez and Rosa Garcia, all of Beeville; and three grandchildren.
A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Monday at Treviño Funeral Home.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 o’clock Tuesday morning at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church. Burial followed at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Pallbearers were Joe Rubio, Jose Alfredo Rubio, Juan Rubio, Delfino Rodriguez, Scott Ogle and Pedro Galvan.
Treviño Funeral Home