Amador Mayo Camarillo


Amador Mayo Camarillo, 81, of Pearsall, Texas passed away on Friday, Oct. 5 at Southwest General Hospital in San Antonio, Texas.

Funeral mass is under the direction of Buffington Funeral Home in Gonzales, Texas, and will be held on Friday, Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Gonzales, Texas with Father Mike Peinemann officiating. Interment will follow at Saint James Catholic Cemetery in Gonzales, Texas. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. followed by a rosary at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11 at Buffington Funeral Home.

Amador was born on Feb. 17, 1937 in Gonzales, Texas. He was the son of Secundino and Petra (Maldonado) Camarillo. He worked as a salesman in the retail industry. He married Delma Morales Del Toro on March 10, 2007. Amador was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Pearsall, Texas. He liked to go bicycle riding. He enjoyed cooking for family and friends. Amador is survived by his wife Delma, four sons; Christopher Camarillo and his wife, Lolita of San Antonio, Texas, Edward Morales and his wife, Holly of Pearland, Texas, Robert Morales and his wife, Maria of Little Elm, Texas, Luciano Morales of Pearsall, Texas, four daughters; Veronica Rosales and her husband, Basilio of Arlington, Texas, Michelle Rodriguez of Devine, Texas, Lisa Morales and her husband, Benny Sananiego of Pearland, Texas, Leslie Burks of Pearsall, Texas, 24 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, one brother; Johnny Camarillo and his wife Aida of Floresville, Texas, three sisters; Molly Steen and her husband Bobby of Gonzales, Texas, Mary Carrizales of Gonzales, Texas, Candelaria Hildago of Gonzales, Texas, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; Secundino and Petra Camarillo, one brother; Joe Camarillo, and one sister; Angelita Morales.

Pallbearers for Mr. Camarillo will be; Bobby Morales, Edward Morales, Christopher Camarillo, Basilio Rosales, Dustin Wayne Pawlik, and Jeremy Camarillo.

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