Zeferino Cuello

March 20, 1950 - July 16, 2013
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Zeferino Cuello, 63, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Mainland Medical Center in Texas City. He was born March 20, 1950 in Mexico. He worked as a longshoreman for many years before his retirement. Zeferino, known as “El Gallero,” enjoyed raising chickens and working in his yard. He had a green thumb and could grow just about anything. He was always the life of the party and loved the time he spent with family and friends.

Zeferino is survived by his wife, Mary; sons, Erasmo Cuello and wife, Jill, and Seferino Cuello, Jr.; the mother of his children, Olivia Cuello; and numerous sisters, brothers, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Zeferino’s family will receive visitors beginning at 5:00 pm, Saturday, July 20th, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home. A rosary will begin at 6:30 pm.

Rest in peace, El Gallero. You will be missed.

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Born: March 20, 1950
Died: July 16, 2013

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Juan Gonzalez posted on 11/30/-1

In behalf of Juan Gonzalez and family we give our condolences to the cuello family. I would like to start by saying is we have lost a great man he was with me and my family through our hard times and good times I will never forget a friend that was always there for me and my family I am grateful to have had a friend like seferino he would always come to our partys and have fun and dance one thing we will always remember is his saying (oooohlala). The last time I remember him saying that is on my nieces quincenera. Seferino you will be missed...R.I.P


Sidney Collins III posted on 11/30/-1

Seferino sorry to hear about your DAD!!!