July 29, 2020 503 PM
Luis Chavarria, 98, of Marfa, Texas, passed away July 20, 2020 at home surrounded by family. He was born August 4, 1921 in Ruidosa, Texas, and on July 8, 1950 married Delfina Parras, who survives. Luis served as a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps and later served in the United States Army. After his discharge, he worked as a rancher on over hundreds of acres of ranch land for the West family, and later in his life enjoyed his days with friends, gardening, relaxing, watching his favorite sport (baseball) and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife, Delfina Chavarria; his daughters, Eva Muniz and Alice Nieto; grandchildren, Lisa Lathrop, Catherine Rodriguez, David Nieto and Xavier Nieto; great-grandchildren Olivia Lathrop, Jackson Lathrop, Omar Rodriguez, Isaac Rodriguez, Adrian Nieto and Anthony Nieto.
Burial services were held on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 in Marfa, Texas. We who loved him will never forget him and he will always be in our hearts.
“Luis Chavarria, loved by many and missed by all.”