Leo Caiafa, Jr., 86, of Amarillo, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2013.
Rosary will be said at 7:00 p.m., Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Mass will be celebrated at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church with Fr. Scott L. Raef, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Caiafa was born Sept. 7, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York to Leo and Stella Caiafa. He served in the Navy during World War II. Mr. Caiafa owned and operated the Stockyard Garage for more than 40 years.
Survivors include two sisters, Christina San Filippo of Ronkonkoma, NY and Joan O’Brien of San Diego; and two brothers, Michael Caiafa of Brooklyn and Louis Anthony Caiafa and wife Mildred of Portland, Maine.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to a favorite charity.