Felipe Escobedo

Obituary of Felipe C. Escobedo

Felipe Chavarria Escobedo, 80, of San Benito, TX passed away peacefully on Monday December 20th in his home. Felipe was born in Matamoros, Mexico to Eliseo & Dolores Escobedo on August 23, 1941. He was a hard-working individual since the tender age of 9 and he retired from the Harlingen Housing Authority where he worked in maintenance. Felipe’s priority was always on his family and focused on how he could give his family a better life. He was a faithful believer in God and had a strong faith. Felipe is survived by his brother Rey of Matamoros, MX. He is also survived by his three sons, Sergio (Janea) of Centennial, CO, Felipe Carlos (Linda) of San Benito, TX, and Ray David (Laurie) of Harlingen, TX. He is survived by 14 grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his spouse Elva Escobedo, Eliseo & Dolores (Parents), Norberta Segura (Sister), & Kaytlyn (granddaughter). Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 29, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a Holy Rosary at 6:30 p.m. at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home in San Benito, Texas. Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, December 30, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Benedict Catholic Church, 351 S Bowie St, San Benito, TX with entombment to follow at Mont Meta Memorial Mausoleum. All individuals are encouraged to follow CDC guidelines by socially distancing a minimum space of 6 feet apart and face covers or masks are recommended. You may sign the online guestbook, light a remembrance candle, or send words of comfort to the family of Felipe Chavarria Escobedo at www.thomaegarza.com. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Thomae-Garza Funeral Home and Crematory, 395 S. Sam Houston, Blvd., San Benito, TX 78586.
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Wednesday
29
December

Visitation

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, December 29, 2021
Thomae-Garza Funeral Home
395 S. Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
9563991331
Wednesday
29
December

Rosary

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Wednesday, December 29, 2021
Thomae-Garza Funeral Home
395 S. Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
9563991331
Thursday
30
December

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Thursday, December 30, 2021
St. Benedict Catholic Church
Bowie St
San Benito, Texas, United States
Thursday
30
December

Entombment

11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday, December 30, 2021
Mont Meta Memorial Park Mausoleum
Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
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