James Montelongo Sr.
James Montelongo Sr.
James Montelongo Sr.
James Montelongo Sr.

Obituary of James Robert Montelongo Sr.

James Robert “Jimmy” Montelongo Sr., 77, of Port Isabel/South Padre Island, Texas, entered into rest on Thursday, July 11, 2019.

He is preceded in death by the mother of his children, Anna M. Bailey; his parents, Estevan Jr. and Arcelia Ochoa Montelongo; three brothers, Thomas “Tommy” Montelongo, Adolfo Gonzalez and Benito Gonzalez Jr.; and one sister, Amalia Rudd-Graham.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, James Robert “Jimmy” Montelongo Jr., Anjanette (Guy) Tooke, Jennifer Montelongo, and Johanna Montelongo; 6 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; two sisters, Alicia Gonzalez and Abigail Moncevaiz; and four brothers, Raul Gonzalez, Ruben Gonzalez, Arturo Gonzalez, and Miguel Gonzalez.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, from 2 pm to 4 pm at Thomae- Garza Funeral Home in San Benito. Visitation will continue from 6 pm to 9 pm, with a holy rosary at 7 pm, at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church located on 705 S. Longoria St in Port Isabel, Texas.

Mass of Resurrection will be held on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 10 am at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Committal service will follow at Port Isabel Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers are: Guy Tooke, Morris Murphy, Rory Tooke, Tommy Montelongo Jr., Bobby Garza, and Luis Ortiz. 

You may sign the online guestbook and send words of comfort, flowers, or sympathy cards to the family of James Robert “Jimmy” Montelongo Sr. 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.

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Wednesday
17
July

Visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Thomae-Garza Funeral Home
395 S. Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
9563991331
Wednesday
17
July

Visitation

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church
705 S. Longoria St
Port Isabel, Texas, United States
956-943-1297
Wednesday
17
July

Rosary

7:00 pm
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church
705 S. Longoria St
Port Isabel, Texas, United States
956-943-1297
Thursday
18
July

Funeral Mass

10:00 am
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church
705 S. Longoria St
Port Isabel, Texas, United States
956-943-1297

Interment

Port Isabel City Cemetery
305 E Maxan St
Port Isabel, Texas, United States
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