C.W. “Billy” DeLaCruz, 91, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012. He was a resident of Indianapolis.
He is survived by his wife, Alice Kashner DeLaCruz; three children, Mary Ellyn (Roger) Ratliff of Morgantown, and William Anthony (Patti) DeLaCruz and Richard Allen (Michelle) DeLaCruz, both of Indianapolis; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Grace DeLaCruz and Carman Lobdell, both of Indianapolis.
He was preceded in death by three siblings, Julio A. DeLaCruz, Pedro DeLaCruz Jr. and Laura Gatto; and his parents, Pedro DeLaCruz Sr. and Alicia Arrecheldera DeLaCruz.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 7602 Madison Ave., Indianapolis. Entombment will be at Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis.
Memorial gifts have been suggested to Indiana University Hospice.