Oscar Cudal Onia

Mar 15, 1944 - Nov 26, 2011


Onia, Oscar Cudal
March 15 1944-November 26, 2011
A native of the Philippines, born to the late Rustico and Teodorica Onia. He is the youngest of two children. After the passing of his beloved mother, his father remarried and had two additional children (Ryan and Carmelo).
Oscar passed away unexpectedly but peacefully on November 26, 2011 after a valiant fight with cancer surrounded by his family. He is survived by his devoted wife of 42 years, Dolores Onia and his beloved children Narciso (Fe), Omar (Gloria), Andrus (Milanie), Kerry Anne (Justin) and Richard (Priscilla) and his most cherished and adored grandchildren Eliza, Nicole, Oscar Jr., Nina, Jaydon, Connor and Caleb. He also leaves behind his beloved brother Prospero Onia and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends who miss him dearly.
A resident of Sacramento for 27 years, Oscar retired after 17 years of services with the Department of General Services. During his retirement he loved to be surrounded by his family who he worshiped. His passion in life was to cook, he made meals that make you keep coming back for seconds and thirds. Oscar loved to go shopping with his wife, talk on the phone for hours with family and friends as he joked about life and etc., trips to the local casinos and buffets, farmer’s markets and traveling to Southern California to visit his beloved cousin Joel Cudal and family. He was also known to many as the “Millionaire Match Maker,” he introduced many relatives and friends and helped to unite and bless them through marriage. Oscar was humble and a giving man, he would do what he was capable of, without hesitation, to better the lives of those around him. His fulfillment in life was to serve his family and he did so with dignity and grace. Oscar will be missed and loved by all those who he touched in his life.

Funeral Home:
East Lawn Elk Grove Mortuary
9189 E. Stockton Blvd
Elk Grove, CA
US 95624


  • Klinkamon Family says:

    Our love and prayers are with your family. Oscar was a beautiful person who was kind, loving and a great cook. He will truly be missed. But his memories will always be with you.

  • Kerry Anne Onia- Elliott says:

    I love you & miss you so much dad. I know you are at peace and in great hands with our Father in Heaven. I will never forget the wisdom you have passed on to me and your unconditional love of family. I will pass that on to my children who will know how great a person their grandpa was to them. There is not enough words to express my gratitude for all your sacrifices and hardship to overcome. I love you for all eternity.

  • Gina Barnett says:

    We are all left with a large hole from our loss.We will have to trust God to fill it..We will all miss our Manong Oscar-truly a great person with a big heart..We will forever cherish his memory and let it live on.

  • Elsie de Perio Tinio says:

    Our deepest Sympathy to everyone. May the soul of Angkay Oscar rest in Peace.God bless all of you.

  • Venice says:

    Dear Oscar, I want to extend my greatest sympathy, to all those who you have left behind that have felt your loving heart as a father, grandfather, father in law, friend, and family member. May God Bless you and keep you safe in his Kingdom of Heaven. And, to your beautiful daughter Kerry and her precious husband Justin and sons Jaydon and Connor, I know you guys are doing a great job keeping your Dad/Grandpa’s memory alive. Be strong! Your loving cousin, Venice Wong P.S. Cousin Tatiana is so sad to hear about your Dad’s passing Kerry. She sends her prayers and love.

  • floresa catabay, helen catabay consul, rosa catabay says:

    On behalf of catabay family, we would like to extend our deepest condolence to your family. This part of life is one the most difficult times you will go through but we are here as your friends to at least lessen the pain you are feeling right now. We pray for his soul to rest in peace with God, in heaven.

  • Wilfredo Tots Cabal Banzali says:

    Condolence to the Onia family.May the soul of Bapa Oscar rest in peace.

  • Maybel Cudal Gale says:

    You will always be remembered uncle. Your family are always there to look up on us since my tatay passed away 10 years ago. I will never forget your encouraging word to me, to fight and be strong. We will miss you uncle. We love you. May you rest in peace.

  • Leo Cudal says:

    Miss you uncle, I would like to thank you and auntie , for all the help and advice I was given when times were bad as a teenager, taking me in your home to help improve and better myself…. I also want to thank uncle Orlando RIP and auntie Tessie for doing the same…. It really hurts to lose both of my uncles this same year…. may you rest in peace and we’ll see both of you at the crossroads…..love, your nephew and the Joel Cudal family…..

  • robert cudal says:

    We are one in praying for his eternal repose. He was warm, concerned,joyful and responsible.

  • Richard Onia says:

    Dear dad its hard me to except the fact you are no longer with us , knowing that you are with Jesus christ puts my mind at ease but my heart eternally aches because you are needed in heaven . I will pass on everything you taught me and pass it on to your grandson Caleb so he can be just like grandpa Oscar… We love you dad and always miss you… Mahal kita πŸ™‚

  • Amanda R. Cudal says:

    Our deepest sympathy to ate Dolores and family. Manong Oscar may you rest in peace. Your memories remain with us forever.

  • Joel F. Cudal says:

    My Dearest Cousin Oscar Cudal Onia, Our time spent together was the most happiest moments ever. It will be remembered by myself and my family always. You will forever be in my heart. Farewell my dearest cousin Oscar. Until we meet again. Your Loving Cousin, Joel F. Cudal.

  • Thomas & Ester Martignetti says:

    Dear Manang Dolores and family, Saying good-bye to a loved one is never easy, but take comfort in knowing that memories last forever, and this world is a lovelier place because Manong Oscar touched it with warmth,goodness,and grace. With heartfelt sympathy, From your good friends – Thomas and Ester Martignetti

  • Ornetter Jones says:

    My prayers to family he will be solely miss God’s blessing is my pray.

  • Ruhama Urbano says:

    Dear Cousin Dolores and family, Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Be strong and take care. The Urbano Family

  • Elizabeth C.Onia says:

    With Deepest Sympathy…May the thoughts of others comfort you during this very sad time. Uncle Oscar’s memories will always be cherished and forever in our hearts.May he rest in peace. Your Niece, Elizabeth Onia

  • Ethel M. Harvey says:

    Dear: Dolores We would like to Extend are deepest condolence to you and your family Qscar will be missed,you both were like my children to me may he rest in peace. LOVE TO YOU AND THE WHOLE FAMILY.

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