George B. Kawas

December 13, 1950 - March 27, 2024
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George B. Kawas, 73, entered into eternal rest, Wednesday, March 27, 2024, surrounded by his loving wife, children and family. Mr. Kawas is survived by his wife of 54 years of marriage, Sylvia Kawas; children, George B. (Cynthia) Kawas, Jr, Michelle (Horacio) Perez-Kawas and Priscilla (Sharaz) Kawas; grandchildren, Rebekah Kawas, Liam Boone, Madalynn Khan, Adam Khan, Alejandra Perez-Kawas and Ariela Perez-Kawas; as well as other family members and friends that will greatly miss him.

The family will be receiving condolences on Tuesday, April 2, 2024, in the Angelus Chapel at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  A rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm.  Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2024 from the funeral home to San Luis Rey Catholic Church. Funeral Mass will begin at 9:00 am. Interment will follow immediately in the Veteran’s Section of the Laredo City Cemetery. Pallbearers will be George B. Kawas, Jr, Liam Boone, Horacio Perez, Jose Luis Palacios, Juan Garcia, Jesus B. Kawas and Daniel Moreno Jr. Military Honors will be provided by the Laredo Veterans Honor Guard and flag presentation will be provided by the United States Army honor guard.

Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr., Laredo, Texas 78041 (956) 723-3611. For your convenience, you may leave your condolences to the family online at

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, April 2, 2024

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041

Rosary 7:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Time: 9:00 am

San Luis Rey Catholic Church


3501 Sanders Ave
Laredo, Texas 78040

Funeral mass

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2024

City Cemetery


3200 N Meadow Ave
Laredo, Texas 78040


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Born: December 13, 1950
Died: March 27, 2024

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Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services

Our sincere condolences.

The staff of Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services.


Abelardo A. Gutierrez (Lalo) Zapata, Texas posted on 4/10/24

George and Cindy, my most heartfelt condolences on the passing of Mr. Kawas. May he rest in peace.


Lucinda Martinez posted on 4/2/24

I am truly sorry for the loss of your husband. Be strong and remember all the good times. God is with you always, Sylvia. May the Perpetual Light shine upon him.


Zeferino Perez posted on 4/1/24

Nuestro más sentido pésame para toda la familia, QEPD


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Rose Tijerina posted on 3/29/24

Our Deepest and Sincerest Condolences. May our Lord Jesus Christ give all the Kawas family strength and consolation at such a sorrowful time. God Bless You all, Your cousin, Rose Tijerina and Family . . .