Leo John Pavlas, age 71, passed away on Wednesday, June 6, 2018.
Leo was born on December 2, 1946 to Leo and Lillian Pavlas in Corpus Christi, Texas. He graduated from Miller High School in 1965. Leo started C.C. Crane & Rigging in 1979 servicing the refinery and oilfield industries in South Texas for the next 30 years. During that time Leo and his wife, Carlye, purchased the Riding River Ranch, enjoying ranch life and also starting a cabin rental company. Leo enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting, and working on the Ranch. Leo will always be remembered as a hard worker and an avid outdoorsman, devoted to his wife, children, three brothers and family. Leo is preceded in death by his father, Leo Joe Pavlas.
Leo John Pavlas is survived by his wife, Carlye Pavlas, his daughter, Tambra Marie Pavlas, son Leo John Pavlas, Jr., (Sally), daughter, Jennifer Gayle Rothert (Doug), daughter, Tricia Williams (Garrett), Leo’s Mother, Lillian Pavlas, three brothers, Garnet Pavlas (Judy), Joe Pavlas (Winnie) and Stanley Pavlas (Linda). Five Grandchildren, Fallon Pavlas, Tyler Pavlas, Chase Pavlas, Presley Pavlas, and Leo Donald Rothert. Father and mother-in-law David and Diana Webb, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Corpus Christi Funeral Home, 2409 Baldwin Blvd.
A Rosary and Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 3901 Violet Rd.
The Family will have a Private Burial.