Antonio Varela, 48, of San Benito, Texas passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He loved spending time with his family and loved taking care of Ace Varela and Sabot Varela.
He is preceded in death by his father, Roberto Varela Sr.; brothers, Reynaldo Varela and Rogelio Varela; and nephew, Ricardo Villalobos.
Left to cherish his memory are his children, Antonio Varela Jr. and Ashley Marie Varela; mother, Maria Varela; his siblings, Cinthya Varela - his favorite sister, Roberto Varela, Sylvia V. Martinez, Rodolfo Varela, Zaida Varela, Ramiro Varela, Ricardo Varela, Ruben Varela, Rosendo Varela, Rosalinda Varela, Angie Varela, Robert Varela, Susana Varela, Brenda Varela, Michael Varela, and Ruby Varela; nieces and nephews, Rudy Villalobos, Stephanie Martinez, Danny Martinez III, Brittney Martinez, Joe Gutierrez, Juan Villalobos, Margie Villalobos, Amanda Martinez, Alissa Martinez, Robert Lozano, Raelynn Lozano, Christopher Cruz, Cinthya Cruz, Crystal Varela, Rogelio Varela, Michael Varela, Cristella Varela, Tia Varela, Desiree Varela, Ricardo Varela, Reynaldo Varela, Juanito Varela, Annabelle Varela, Ramiro Varela, Alejandro Varela, Ralphy Villanueva, and Roselynn Villanueva.
Visitation will begin Sunday, July 14, 2019, with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home in San Benito, Texas.
A chapel service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 15, 2019, at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home with burial to follow at Las Rucias Cemetery in Los Indios, Texas.
Honored to serve as pallbearers are Rosendo Varela, Ricardo Varela, Ruben Varela, Jose Juan Villalobos, Antonio Varela Jr., Jose Gutierrez, Nelson Cruz, and Martin Garcia.
You may sign the online guestbook and send words of comfort, flowers, or sympathy cards to the family of Antonio Varela at: www.thomaegarza.com.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of Thomae-Garza Funeral Home and Crematorium, 395 S. Sam Houston, San Benito, Texas, (956) 399-1331.