Visitation
Combest Family Funeral Homes
2210 Broadway
Lubbock, TX  79401
Thursday, January 31, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Rosary
Combest Family Funeral Homes
2210 Broadway
Lubbock, TX  79401
Thursday, January 31, 2019
6:00 p.m.
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Service
Combest Family Memorial Chapel
2210 Broadway
Lubbock, TX  79401
Friday, February 1, 2019
10:00 a.m.
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Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park
15602 Loop 493
Woodrow, TX  79423
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Augustin Rivas

of Lubbock, TX

May 28, 1938 - January 28, 2019


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Augustin "Gus" Rivas, 80 of Lubbock passed away Monday, January 28, 2019. He was born May 28, 1938 to Librado and Rita (Morin) Rivas in Beeville, Texas. Gus worked as a maintenance supervisor for Crawford Austin and for Huber's Pawn Shop. He was a loving father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Those left to cherish his memory are his children, Elizabeth Castillo and husband Ross of Houston, Cruz Rivas and wife Mandy of Lubbock, Sylvia Rivas and husband Savage of Lenorah, Connie Gonzalez and husband John, Gus Rivas and wife Monica, Esther Fernandez, Paul Rivas; Mimi Rivas all of Lubbock, and Sandra Salinas of Abilene; six brothers; four sisters; twenty grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Gus was preceded in death by his parents, Librado and Rita; son, Augustine "Augie" Rivas; and his best friend, Lynn Copeland, Sr.

Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. with Rosary to be cited at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Combest Family Memorial Chapel. Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, February 1, 2019 at Combest Family Memorial Chapel with burial to follow at Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park.

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3 Condolence(s)
Rosie Martinez Aceves
Peoria, AZ
Thursday, January 31, 2019

So sorry to hear of our Tio passing. Our Deepest Condolences to out to the Famil. Praying for Peace and Comfort on this difficult time. May God Blessing be upon all the family.

Casey & Jessica Lindsey
Lubbock, TX
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Our condolences to Cruz and his family. Sorry we couldn't be there, but we will pray for peace and comfort during this difficult time.

The Lindsey family

Billy Fulton
Lubbock, TX
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Prayers for Connie and John during this difficult time.