Raul Cruz Cuellar was born November 17, 1944 to Severo Cuellar and Clara Fernandez Cuellar in Uvalde, Texas. Raul was a hardworking family man who throughout his life held many occupations such as cook at his local hometown “hotspot” drive in restaurant the Derby Drive In. He also worked as a migrant worker, truck driver, driller in the oil rigs. His biggest passion was being a cook which led to him owning his Tejano Café in a LaJunta, Colorado for a short period of time. Raul enjoyed family time with his wife Guadalupe Cuellar and all 9 kids they shared, along with numerous grandkids. Raul is preceded in death by his father, Severo C. Cuellar, his mother, Clara F. Cuellar; his sisters Ramona Barerra, Amelia Aguilar, Hilberto Cuellar, Eva Diaz. Raul is survived by his siblings, Rebeca Garcia, Richard Cuellar; his wife Guadalupe Cuellar; his children, Frank Reyes (Anna Gunvalson), Johnny Reyes (Veronica Reyes), Betty Reyes Torres, Mirella Lopez (Ruben Lopez), Noemi Littles, Severo Cuellar, Arturo Cuellar (Cecilia Mendez), Alberto Cuellar (Griselda Cuellar), Yesenia Cortz, Valerie Merritt.

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  1. I am so sorry for your loss my condolences and prayers to the family a very sweet man gone to soon but never forgotten my friend the time I got to know you and him it was my pleasure I am truly saddened for god opened the gates to an angel fly high and please watch over your wife family and friends you left behind in Uvalde I’m glad I got to meet you Mr Raul Rest In Peace and prayers for the family in the time of need 😢😢😢😢😢

  2. Wishing I could have been there today guys. Im.truly sorry to hear about Raul. He was a good man who.truly loved everyone. He will be missed dearly. Stay strong they all of this for all of you are already and have been.

  3. Hi family the service was beautiful I’m sorry we couldn’t make it over there to be with y’all may God bless yall 🙏🙏💞💞 and may tio Rudy RIP with much 💞💞💞 from Julie, Jazmine, Abel and I hugs to all take care

  4. My heart hurts for you all. He was a good role model to me ,and I’m proud and honored to have spent time in the company of such a wonderful man. If you need anything at all feel free to contact me 3203051934.

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