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Rafael Cabrera

Rafael Cabrera

Thursday, February 14th, 1946 - Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Obituary

Rafael Cabrera, 73, of Fennville, MI passed away Friday, November 15, 2019 at his home with his family at his side. Born February 14, 1946 in Santa Rosa, TX, he was the son of the late Jesus and Consepcion (Barrera) Cabrera. Rafael was an accomplished Tae Kwan Do practitioner and a member of the American Poolplayers Association. He enjoyed playing bingo and working with leather. He made cell phone cases, belts, knife holders and pool cases, amongst many other things. Rafael was an avid horse rider and trainer. He worked as a journeyman hydraulic specialist. Above all else, Rafael loved spending time with his family. His children, grandchildren and great-grandchild brought him his greatest joy.

Rafael is survived by his children, Rafael (Rachel) Cabrera, Jr., Rachel DuMouchel, Antonio (Sophia) Cabrera, Angie (John) Gooding, Connie Cabrera, CiCi Cabrera, Elizabeth Klooz, Diana (Rolando) Martinez, Rafael (Tricia) Cabrera, and Jacob Cabrera; his siblings, Maria (Martin) Hernandez, Donato (Margaret) Cabrera and Gloria Armijo; fourteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Ricardo Cabrera.

The family will receive friends at Chappell Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. A funeral service at the funeral home will begin at 12:00 PM. Burial will follow in Pearl Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Cabrera Family.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    Chappell Funeral Home
    Address
    637 W. Main St.
    Fennville, Michigan 49408
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Memorial donations may be made to the Cabrera family c/o Rafael Cabrera.
  • Service

    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 12:00pm
    Location
    Chappell Funeral Home
    Address
    637 W. Main St.
    Fennville, Michigan 49408
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Memorial donations may be made to the Cabrera family c/o Rafael Cabrera.
    Officiant
    Pastor Tony Allen
  • Interment

    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 | 1:30pm
    When
    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 1:30pm
    Location
    Pearl Cemetery
    Address
    Monroe Rd, west to 56th St,turn left, south to 117
    Clyde Townshiop, MI 49408
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Immediately following funeral service.

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Mike Turner

Posted at 10:29am
Nice guy but a better friend. See ya at sundown be looking for your horse. Miguel Turner
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