MISSION - Jose Fuentes, 82, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Mission Regional Medical Center. He was born on July 14, 1930 in Mission.
He is survived by his wife, Ramona Fuentes; children, Antonio Avila, Miguel Avila, Jose Javier Avila, Silvestre Avila, Rosa Maria Diaz and Maria Rosas; brothers, Juan Fuentes, Guadalupe Fuentes, Manuel Fuentes, Arturo Fuentes and Eduardo Fuentes; and sisters, Anastacia Ledesma, Gertrudes Hernandez, Maria Ofilia Bermea and Maria Fuentes.
Mr. Fuentes was preceded in death by his parents, Manuel and Leonor Fuentes, and a brother, Jose Lucio Fuentes.
The funeral mass will be held Friday, July 20, at 1 p.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission with interment following at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in McAllen.