Jose Vallecillo passed away peacefully at the age of 93 to be with our Lord on May 23, 2013,
A second generation Mexican immigrant our loving father and devoted husband instilled a religious
foundation and work ethic for us to follow. Our father, Jose; became a Naturalized citizen, which he was very proud of; while not a ``Dreamer' his preservation allowed us to reach our goals and dreams. A migrant farm worker and his efforts to improve our family life; led our father to become a well-known paint contractor in Harlingen, and was well respected for his work.
He is preceded in death by his son, Bronze Star reciepient, Jose D. Valle-cillo, and his daughter, Carmen Vallecillo.
He is survived by his loving wive, Macedonia Vallecillo; his daughters: Antonia Foley, and her husband Edward, Isabel Castillo, and her husband, Raul (San Antonio, TX), Herminia Dugger, and her husband, Rocky (Buda, Tx); and Veronica Martinez, and her husband, Richard; his sons, Miguel Vallecillo, and his wife, Ann (Connecticut); Peter Vallecillo, and his wife, Derenda (San Antonio, Tx); Alfonso Vallecillo; and Jose D. Vallecillo's widow, Linda Vallecillo.
Our father was blessed with 19 grandchildren; and 18 great grandchildren.Viewing 10 am-9 pm Saturday, May 25, 2013 with a Holy Rosary at 7 pm will be held at Funeraria Del Angel Chapel.
Blessing be held at 10:30 am, Sunday, Mary 26, 2013 at Funeraria Del Angel Chapel. After the Blessing; with burial at Mount Meta Cemetery in San Benito, Texas.
We all thank you all for your prayers but it is a rejoiceful time as our father, Jose Vallecillo, went to be with God and his son, Jesus Christ.
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Published in Valley Morning Star on May 25, 2013