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Cornelia Cavazos Ochoa

January 5, 1932January 5, 2021
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Cornelia Cavazos Ochoa, 89, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. She was born in Edna, Texas on January 5, 1932 to the late Francisco and Cornelia Garcia Cavazos.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband; Juan Morales Ochoa; son, Johnny Ochoa; sisters, Concha Gonzales, Juana Cavazos, Guadalupe “Lupe” Sanchez, Mary “China” Figirova and Cele Cavazos; and brothers, Chano Cavazos, Manuel Cavazos, Francisco Cavazos, Steven Cavazos, and Ramon Cavazos.

Cornelia is survived by her children, Dora Ochoa Hernandez and husband Richard, Roberta “Birdie” Ochoa Garcia and husband Adam, Jr., and Amelia “B.B.” Ochoa Cardenas and husband Oscar; seven grandsons, Patrick Ochoa, Chris Ochoa and wife Katy, Tim Ochoa, Max Ochoa and wife Mary Kay, Robert Ochoa and wife Brenda, Joey Ochoa, and Adam Garcia III and wife Brittany. She also leaves behind fourteen great-grandchildren, Jon Michael Ochoa, Jordan Ochoa, Julianna Ochoa, Dylan Ochoa, John Ochoa, Mary Caroline Ochoa, Elindi Ochoa, Paisley Ochoa, Cypress Ochoa, Gabby Ochoa, Liam Ochoa, Mackenzie Garcia, Ezra Garcia and Aria Garcia; sister, Cornelia “Nele” Menchaca; and brother, Antonio “Tony” Cavazos and wife Hope, all of whom will cherish her memory.

Visitation was held at Colonial Funeral Home on Friday, January 8, 2021 from 4 - 7 pm with the Rosary recited at 7 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at Our Lady of Victory Cathedral at 10 am, immediately followed by interment at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her honor to Our Lady of Victory Cathedral or The Guadalupanas Society of Our Lady of Sorrows. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.colonialfuneralhomevictoria.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Juan Morales Ochoa, Husband (deceased)
  • Francisco Cavazos, Father (deceased)
  • Cornelia Garcia Cavazos, Mother (deceased)
  • Johnny Ochoa, Son (deceased)
  • Dora Ochoa Hernandez and Richard, Daughter & Son-in-Law
  • Roberta "Birdie" Ochoa Garcia and Adam Jr., Daughter & Son-in-Law
  • Amelia "BB" Ochoa Cardenas and Oscar, Daughter & Son-in-Law
  • Patrick Ochoa, Grandchild
  • Chris (Katy) Ochoa, Grandchild
  • Tim Ochoa, Grandchild
  • Max (Mary Kay) Ochoa, Grandchild
  • Robert (Brenda) Ochoa, Grandchild
  • Joey Ochoa, Grandchild
  • Adam (Brittany) Garcia III, Grandchild
  • Jon Michael Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Jordan Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Julianna Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Dylan Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • John Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Mary Caroline Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Elindi Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Paisley Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Cypress Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Gabby Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Liam Ochoa, Great Grandchild
  • Mackenzie Garcia, Great Grandchild
  • Ezra Garcia, Great Grandchild
  • Aria Garcia, Great Grandchild
  • Concha Gonzales, Sister (deceased)
  • Juana Cavazos, Sister (deceased)
  • Mary "China" Figirova, Sister (deceased)
  • Guadalupe "Lupe" Sanchez, Sister (deceased)
  • Cele Cavazos, Sister (deceased)
  • Cornelia "Nele" Menchaca, Sister
  • Chano Cavazos, Brother (deceased)
  • Manuel Cavazos, Brother (deceased)
  • Francisco Cavazos, Brother (deceased)
  • Steven Cavazos, Brother (deceased)
  • Ramon Cavazos, Brother (deceased)
  • Antonio "Tony" (Hope) Cavazos, Brother
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Patrick Ochoa
  • Chris Ochoa
  • Tim Ochoa
  • Max Ochoa
  • Robert Ochoa
  • Joey Ochoa
  • Adam Garcia III
  • DONATIONS

  • Our Lady of Victory Cathedral
  • The Guadalupanas Society of Our Lady of Sorrows

Services

  • Visitation

    Friday, January 8, 2021

  • Rosary

    Friday, January 8, 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Saturday, January 9, 2021

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Biography

Cornelia Cavazos Ochoa, 89, of Victoria, passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. She was born in Edna, Texas on January 5, 1932 to the late Francisco and Cornelia Garcia Cavazos.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband; Juan Morales Ochoa, son; Johnny Ochoa, sisters; Concha Gonzales, Juana Cavazos, Guadalupe “Lupe” Sanchez, Mary “China” Figirova and Cele Cavazos, and brothers; Chano Cavazos, Manuel Cavazos, Francisco Cavazos, Steven Cavazos, and Ramon Cavazos.

Cornelia is survived by her children, Dora Ochoa Hernandez and husband Richard, Roberta “Birdie” Ochoa Garcia and husband Adam, Jr., and Amelia “B.B.” Ochoa Cardenas and husband Oscar, seven grandsons; Patrick Ochoa, Chris Ochoa and wife Katy, Tim Ochoa, Max Ochoa and wife Mary Kay, Robert Ochoa and wife Brenda, Joey Ochoa, and Adam Garcia III and wife Brittany. She also leaves behind fourteen great-grandchildren; Jon Michael Ochoa, Jordan Ochoa, Julianna Ochoa, Dylan Ochoa, John Ochoa, Mary Caroline Ochoa, Elindi Ochoa, Paisley Ochoa, Cypress Ochoa, Gabby Ochoa, Liam Ochoa, Mackenzie Garcia, Ezra Garcia and Aria Garcia, sister; Cornelia “Nele” Menchaca and brother; Antonio “Tony” Cavazos and wife Hope, all of whom will cherish her memory.

Visitation will be held on Friday, January, 8, 2021 from 4-7 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 7, all at Colonial Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at Our Lady of Victory Cathedral at 10 a.m., immediately followed by interment at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given in her honor to Our Lady of Victory Cathedral or The Guadalupanas Society of Our Lady of Sorrows.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.colonialfuneralhomevictoria.com.