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Cleofas Holguin Saenz "Papusi"

February 3, 1935 — August 6, 2023

El Paso

Cleofas Holguin Saenz "Papusi", 88, entered into eternal rest on August 6, 2023 in El Paso, Texas. Cleofas is preceded in death by her parents, Cleofas Holguin and Magdalena Paiz. Sisters, Lucia, Jovita, Grace and Sara. Cleofas is survived by her beloved husband, Alfonso Saenz Sr.; her children, Rachel Castillo (Alfonso), Ruben Saenz (Carmen), Marylou Hernandez (Fernie), Juanita Corona, Terry Saenz, Alfonso Saenz Jr. (Elizabeth), Ramon Saenz (Betty), Michael Saenz (Sonia) and Oscar Saenz. Siblings, Ernesto, Encarnacion and Nena. She also leaves behind, 22 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren to honor and cherish her memory. Cleofas was very loved and will be dearly missed.

Pallbearers: Matthew Meraz, Ruben Saenz Jr., Fernie Hernandez, Daniel Corona, Willie Reyes, Gustavo Reyes, Sergio Reyes, Adrian Saenz, Mike Saenz and Joel Ramirez.

A Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a Rosary starting at 6:00 PM on Thursday, August 17, 2023 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Mission, 131 S Zaragoza Rd, El Paso, Texas 79907. A Mass will begin at 11:00 AM on Friday, August 18, 2023 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Mission. A Graveside will follow at 12:30 PM at Mount Carmel Cemetery, 401 S Zaragoza Rd, El Paso, Texas 79907.

Services entrusted to Sunset Funeral Home- Americas.

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Thursday, August 17, 2023

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Mountain time)

Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Mission)

131 S. Zaragosa, El Paso, TX 79907

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Rosary

Thursday, August 17, 2023

6:00 - 6:45 pm (Mountain time)

Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Mission)

131 S. Zaragosa, El Paso, TX 79907

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Mass

Friday, August 18, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Mountain time)

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131 S. Zaragosa, El Paso, TX 79907

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Friday, August 18, 2023

12:30 - 1:00 pm (Mountain time)

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