ZAPATA, TEXAS---Hector I. Villarreal 56, passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2009 at Laredo Medical Center.
Mr. Villarreal is preceded in death by his father, Encarnacion Villarreal.
Mr. Villarreal is survived by his wife, Cipriana Villarreal; sons, Hector Jr. (Jessica) Villarreal, David Villarreal, Cesar Villarreal; daughter, Priscilla (Tommy) Garcia; grandchildren, Jerika Villarreal, Hector Villarreal, III, A.J. Garcia, J.T. Garcia, mother, Isabel M. Villarreal; brothers, Ruben E. Villarreal, Jesus Villarreal; and by numerous nephews, nieces and many friends.
Visitation hours were held on Thursday, May 7, 2009 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. at Rose Garden Funeral Home.
The funeral procession departed on Friday, May 8, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. for a 10 a.m. funeral Mass at Our Lady of Refuge Catholic Church. Committal services followed at Martinez Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Rose Garden Funeral Home Daniel A. Gonzalez, Funeral Director, 2102 HWY 83 Zapata, Texas.