Haroldo Requenez, 85, died Wednesday, Feb 11, at Medical City Hospital in Dallas.
Mr. Requenez was born in La Paz, Texas, and had lived most of his life in Delmita. He was a member of First Baptist Church in San Isidro.
He is preceded in death by a son, Harold Requenez Jr.; a daughter, Hilda Dalia Requenez; a grandson, Ricardo Gabriel Requenez; his parents, Blas and Refugia Requenez; four brothers and three sisters.
Mr. Requenez is survived by his wife, Herminia L. Requenez of Delmita; two sons, Ricardo (Sylvia) Requenez and Mario (Cynthia) Requenez, both of Edinburg; three daughters, Edna (Robert) Villarreal and Nelda Requenez, both of McAllen and Irene (Ramiro) Lopez of Edinburg; 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Hortencia Hinojosa of Puerto Rico, Texas, and Maria Elena Pena of Edinburg.
Visitation was held with a prayer service on Feb. 13, at Memorial Funeral Home, 208 E. Canton in Edinburg. Funeral service was held on Saturday, Feb. 14, at First Baptist Church in Edinburg. Pastor Ricardo Brambila officiatied. Interment followed at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Edinburg.
Military honors were conducted by VFW Post #7473 of Elsa and America’s Last Patrol Post #3 of RGV. Pallbearers were Harold Requenez III, Mario Requenez Jr., Randy Requenez, Marcos Lopez, Mario G. Saenz and Romeo Flores. Honorary pallbearer will be Raul Villarreal. Funeral services were under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in Edinburg.