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Oscar Cardenas

May 24, 1932 — October 11, 2022

Temple

Oscar Cardenas, age 90 of Temple, passed from this life Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at home. Funeral services will be held at 10 am Saturday, October 15, 2022, at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple. Burial will follow in North Belton Cemetery.

Oscar was born on May 24, 1932, in Hacienda del Carmen Guemez, Tamaulipas, Mexico. He married Gertrudis Cardenas on October 7, 1952. Oscar was a migrant worker for over 40 years. He loved the outdoors and traveling but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Oscar was a member of The Church Rosa de Saron.

Oscar is preceded in death by his loving wife, Gertrudis. He is survived by his son, Ciro Cardenas of West Palm Beach, Florida; daughter, Gloria Ortiz of Fremont, Ohio; daughter, Martha Laura Ortiz of Helena, Ohio; daughter, Ofelia Cecilio of Temple, Texas; 18 grandchildren; and 27 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 pm Friday, October 14, 2022, at the funeral home.

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Visitation

Friday, October 14, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Harper-Talasek Funeral Home Chapel

500 W Barton Ave, Temple, TX 76501

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Funeral Service

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Harper-Talasek Funeral Home Chapel

500 W Barton Ave, Temple, TX 76501

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