Welcome To The Official Website For The
U.S.S. RICHARD B. RUSSELL (SSN-687)
Abel Reyes Cerda Sr. loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother, and good friend passed away
on June 5, 2011 at the age of 55. He was born May 19, 1956 in San Antonio, Texas to Sir Issac and Frances (Reyes)
Cerda. He was preceded in death by his mother. He is survived by his wife of 29 years Maria Antonia (Cantu)
Cerda, father; Sir Issac Cerda, daughters; Christina Ramirez (Robert), Yvonne Thornton (John) and Clara Jones
(Rickie), sons; Abel Cerda Jr.and Albino A. Cerda. He will also be missed by his sisters Juanita Rivera, Elizabeth
Cerda and Carolina Trevino, 5 grandchildren, other family members and friends. Visitation for Abel will be 3:00 to
9:00 P.M. on Sunday June 12, 2011 at Dellcrest Funeral Home 2023 S. WW White Rd. San Antonio with the Holy
Rosary to be recited at 7:00 P.M. The Funeral Mass will be 10:00 A.M. Monday June 13, 2011 at Holy Name
Catholic Church 3814 Nash Blvd. San Antonio, TX 78223. Interment at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery.
Visitation Schedule

Sunday June 12
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Dellcrest Funeral Home
2023 S WW White Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78223
(210) 337-4082
Funeral Schedule

Monday June 13
10:00 AM
Holy Name Catholic Church
3814 Nash Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78223
(210) 333-5020
Internment Schedule

Monday June 13
11:45 AM
Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach
San Antonio, TX 78209
(210) 820-3891
BORN: May 19, 1956
DIED: June 5, 2011
RESIDENCE: San Antonio, TX
If anyone has a photograph (or more) of Abel in uniform/poopy suit I'd appreciate it greatly if you could
forward it/them as an e-mail attachment for me to include on this tribute page.  My condolences to Abel's
family and friends.  Fair winds and following seas.
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