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Ofelia Cuevas Rojas

February 20, 1937 ~ October 5, 2019 (age 82)

Taft – Ofelia Cuevas Rojas passed away peacefully October 5, 2019 with her loving family at her side.

Ofelia was born on February 20, 1937 in Taft, Texas to Juan and Margarita Gonzales Cuevas. She was a lifelong resident of Taft.

Ofelia was formerly employed as an Office Manager in Auto Sales. She dedicated 14 years to the city of Taft serving her community as Councilwoman. Ofelia believed in promoting, serving and supporting the city of Taft and it's residents.

Ofelia was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister who raised her children to be productive and respectable citizens. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Preceding in death are her parents, Juan and Margarita Cuevas.

Survivors include her sons: Andy Lopez (Sylvia) of Woodsboro, Texas and Rick Rojas of Santa Monica, CA; daughters: Patsy Mendez (Ernest) of Spring, Texas and Sandra DelaGarza (Ramiro) of Corpus Christi, Texas; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; brother: Johnny Cuevas of Taft, Texas; and sister: Alma Garcia of Channelview, Texas.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 4:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening, 7:00 PM, at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, October 10, 2019, 10:00 AM at Immaculate Conception Church in Taft.

Burial will follow in Palms Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Taft.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.

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