Joe Steven Galvan

Joe Steven Galvan, 33, of San Benito, Texas passed away on December 25, 2018 in Harlingen, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Penny Jones; maternal grandparents, Regino Elizondo and Juanita Sifuentes; and paternal grandmother, Ofelia Galvan.

Joe is survived by his wife, Valerie Mercado; three sons: Steven Rey Galvan, Ryan Joe Galvan, and Joe Steven Galvan, Jr.; two daughters: Angelina Jo Galvan and Kaylee Jo Galvan; his father Estevan Galvan; four brothers: Gabriel Puente, Daniel Galvan, Damian Puente, and Michael Galvan; two sisters: Estebanee “Stevie” Galvan and Rebecca Galvan; as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins, and other relatives.

Visitation will be held on Friday, December 28, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., with a holy rosary at 7:00 p.m., at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home.

A chapel service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home. Interment will follow at San Benito Memorial Park.

Serving as pallbearers: Daniel Galvan, Michael Galvan, Damian Puente, Nathan Flores, Ryan Elizondo, Jon Paul Elizondo, Jesus Sanchez, and Manuel “Pipo” Mercado.

You may sign the online guestbook, light a remembrance candle, or send words of comfort to the family of Joe Steven Galvan at:

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Thomae-Garza Funeral Directors and Crematorium, 395 S. Sam Houston, San Benito, Texas, (956) 399-1331.