Daniel P. Tavarez, 74, of Roswell, entered in to eternal rest on Friday, June 1, 2012, surrounded by his loving family.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., Monday, June 4, 2012, at St. Peter Catholic Church. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at St. Peter Catholic Church with the Rev. Charlie Martinez officiating. Innichement will follow at the St. Peter Columbarium.
Family and friends are invited to view Daniel from 12 to 8 p.m., Sunday, June 3, 2012, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home.
Daniel was born on June 2, 1937, in Marfa, Texas. to Jose and Trinidad (Perez) Tavarez. He married Isabel Torrez on July 26, 1957, in Roswell.
Daniel and Isabel spent 54 wonderful years together raising their seven children and watching their grandchildren and great-grandchildren grow.
A hard-working man, Daniel owned and operated Danny’s Tire Service, where he spent countless hours, but always looked forward to spending time with his family.
Those left to cherish Daniel’s memory are his wife Isabel; children, Angie Ramirez and her husband Frank, Anthony Tavarez and his wife Tammy, Andy Tavarez and his wife Rosalinda, Albert Tavarez, Alfred Tavarez and his wife Donna, Andrea Tavarez, and Adam Tavarez and his wife Adriana.
Daniel’s 27 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews will miss him dearly.
He was preceded in death by his parents Jose and Trinidad Tavarez; brother Armando Tavarez; sister Gavina Hernandez; and daughter-in-law and goddaughter Dotty Tavarez.
Anthony Tavarez, Andy Tavarez, Albert Tavarez, Alfred Tavarez, Adam Tavarez, Frank Ramirez and Ben Ramirez will serve as pallbearers.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories in the online register book at andersonbethany.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.