Raquel Banda

Obituary of Raquel Arguello Banda

Please share a memory of Raquel to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.
Raquel Arguello Banda,89, passed away Friday, September 9, 2022. Mrs. Raquel Banda was born on March 8, 1933, in Aramberri, Nuevo Leon, Mexico but lived in San Benito with her husband and children most of her life. She passed away peacefully surrounded by all her children. Raquel dedicated her life to her husband, children, and grandchildren and was especially fond of traveling, chalupa, and enjoying the slots. This was her past time hobby the last 10 years of her life, which she enjoyed with her children. She will be greatly missed by friends and family, but Heaven has gained another angel. She is preceded in death by her husband, Teodoro Banda; son, Teodoro E. Banda; and grandson, Jeremiah Lee Orta; mother, Cruz Marin Arguello; brother, Jose Angel Arguello and her sister, Maria Arguello Hernandez. Left to cherish her memories are her sons: Jose Francisco (Alejandra) Banda, Pedro C. Banda, Raynaldo A. Banda, Juan A. (Diana) Banda, and Jesus D. Banda; daughters: Maria Banda Roberts, R. Martha Garza, Juanita V. (Raymundo) Garza, Norma L. Leandro, and Laura B. (Ancelmo) Sosa; Sisters: Joaquina Padilla, Ernestina Suarez; 35 grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 15, 2022, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a Memorial Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home in San Benito, TX. Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, September 16, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Benedict Catholic Church, 351 S Bowie St, San Benito, TX with internment to follow at Las Yescas Cemetery. You may sign the online guestbook, light a remembrance candle, or send words of comfort to the family of Raquel Arguello Banda 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.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Raquel Banda, please visit Tribute Store
Thursday
15
September

Visitation

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Thomae-Garza Funeral Home
395 S. Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
9563991331
Thursday
15
September

Rosary

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Thomae-Garza Funeral Home
395 S. Sam Houston
San Benito, Texas, United States
9563991331
Friday
16
September

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Friday, September 16, 2022
St Benedicts Catholic Church
351 S. Bowie
San Benito, Texas, United States
Friday
16
September

Interment

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, September 16, 2022
Las Yescas Cemetery
FM 106 / FM 803
Las Yescas, Texas, United States
Share Your Memory of
Raquel