A Mass of Christian Burial for Johnny Edward Kacer, 79, of Caldwell, was held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church with Father Melvin Dornak officiating.

Burial followed at the Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation was held from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, at the Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home, with Rosary recited at 6 p.m.

Mr. Kacer died peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, at Burleson St. Joseph Manor.

Johnny was born on Nov. 8, 1941, in Frenstat to John V. and Adella (Hyzak) Kacer.

He was a faithful member of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

Johnny enjoyed working his cattle and being outside at his ranch.

He had a very large garden that he spent time in and produced a variety of vegetables.

He always had his special friend, “Red,” his dog, with him.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Kacer and Adella (Hyzak) Kacer; and his brother, Albert Kacer.

John is survived by his brothers, Marvin Kacer and wife, Martha, and Jerry Kacer Sr., and wife, Frances; his sister, Mary Eimann Tindall and husband, Priestley; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were James Pieper, Laramie Pieper, Lisa Kacer Pieper, Leslie Kacer, Mark Kacer and Bernard Hyzak.

Memorials may be made to the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 8610 F.M. 2774, Caldwell, Texas 77836 or the charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements by Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Caldwell.