Funeral services for Octavio “Odie” Dominguez Carrasco were Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 in the Colonial Chapel at Miles Funeral Service. Steve King officiated. Interment ceremonies were at Highland Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Jake Boling, Steven Bogle, Hector Carrasco, Jose Carrasco, Octavio Carrasco, Omar Carrasco, Raul Carrasco, Oscar Macias and Ricardo Renteria.
Honorary casket bearers were Anastasia Acosta, Lillian Hongphakdy, RiQuandrion Mangum, R’Reonte Mangum, Magdalena Gardea, Noel Gardea, Yasmin Gardea, Adriel Carrasco, Alyvea Bogle, Yacinia Gardea, Amiyah Carrasco and Alija Bogle.
Prayer was led by Abryanna Boling. Special music selections were “Dancing in the Sky,” by Dani & Lizzy, “El Columpio,” by Los Rieleros Del Norte, and “La Bamba,” performed on saxophone by RiQuandrion Mangum. Special graveside music selection was “Un Puno De Tierra,” by Ramon Ayala.
A memorial has been established in Octavio’s name for the American Diabetes Association.