Olivia Casiano

12/10/1963 - 03/05/2014 Obituary
Olivia Casiano Obituary
A white dove appeared outside her window and we could hear voices in the room. The Lord sent his angles to tell Olivia it was time to go home. Olivia Casiano passed away peacefully at her home in Delano, with her family by her bed side on April 5, 2014.
She leaves behind two sisters; Magdalena Trevino (Amarillo, TX) and Celia Garza (DieBold, TX). Olivia is preceded in death by; Jaime Casiano (Husband), Nabor and Carmen Camarillo (parents), Sisters; Fermina Gonzalez, Valentina Camarillo, Daniella Davila, Francisca Garcia, Margarita Ortiz, Josefina Camarillo, Julia Camarillo, Brothers; Costulo Camarillo, Luis Gonzalez, David Camarillo, and Audon Camarillo.
Olivia was born on December 10, 1931, in San Juan, TX. In 1952 she migrated to California, where she met the love of her life, Jaime Casiano and later married in 1963. Olivia and Jaime were the owners of the Copa Cabana and retired in 1991. As a house wife she volunteered at Our Lady of Guadalupe and became a pilar to the church along side her husband until his death on October 27, 2009.
She kept active with the church and was an adorer of the Blessed Sacrament, Eucharist Minister Lector (Lectora). Volunteer in charge of sales, Adoracion Nocturna, a Chatechist (teacher for faith information classes), Treasurer of the church for many years, and a member of the Edad de Oro. Her hobbies were doing crossroads and knitting and broidering. She was a very generous person, always giving donations to various charities.
She was a God parent to 15 God children. The last one Jaime and Olivia baptized was Zack Trujillo in 2007. She has numerous nieces and nephews that she loved as her own.
The family and Olivia Casiano would like to thank Hospice for thier upmost support and help when we needed them in our time of need. Special thanks goes out to Sylvia, Leticia and especially to Frances Montano (her niece) that became her personal nurse, spiritual guide and was with her every day until her death.
Viewing will be held from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. The Rosary will follow at 6 p.m at Our Lady of Guadalupe, 1015 Clinton Street, Delano, CA
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Our Lady of Guadalupe. Interment will follow at North Kern District Cemetary in Delano.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Apr. 8, 2014
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