Jesse Castro Bazan of Gonzales passed away April 17, 2013 at the age of 87. He was born in Gonzales on August 8, 1925 to the late Juanita Castro and Modesto Bazan Sr.
He is survived by four sons, Gerald Bazan and wife Linda, Jamie Bazan Sr. and friend Grace Jasso, and Ricardo Sanchez Bazan and wife Carrie all of Gonzales, and Jesse Bazan Jr. and wife Holly of Amarillo; two daughters, Mary Grifaldo of Gonzales and Becky Perez husband Mike of Schulenburg; one brother Modesto Bazan Jr. of Fresno, California; fourteen grandchildren, twenty-five great-grandchildren, and five great-great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Helen Sanchez Bazan; one son, Christopher Bazan and two brothers.
Visitation will start at 2PM Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Buffington Funeral Home in Gonzales, with a Rosary to be recited at 7PM. Funeral Services will be held on April 21, 2013 at 2:30 PM from Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Paul Raaz officiating. Burial will follow in St. James Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers will be his grandchildren.
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Buffington Funeral Home, 424 St. Peter St., Gonzales, TX. 78629