Cerafin Cuellar Ponce, 71, passed away at Mercy General Hospital in Sacramento on Sept. 22, 2021 after a brief illness. He was born in Guanajuato, Mexico on Nov. 14, 1949 to Manuel and Altagraua Cuellar.
Cerafin was employed as a roofer for construction for 30+ years. At the time of his death, he was retired. While retired, he enjoyed planting, caring for his animals and especially enjoyed his family time, as he was a family oriented man.
Surviving Cerafin is his wife Mana Guadalupe, five children, three brothers and 12 great grandchildren.
Services are being held on Wednesday, Sept. 29, with viewing from 2-5 p.m., followed by a 5 p.m. Rosary and Mass Service at Ben Salas Funeral Home on Fourth Street in Galt.
Ben Salas is assisting the family with arrangements.