Velasco, Dante Costales Passed away peacefully from Lung Cancer on July 1, 2014 at the age of 77 years. He was born in Cagayan, Philippines on March 22, 1937 to Eutropia C. Velasco and the late Aniceto Velasco. He was the eldest among thirteen siblings. Dante attended Cagayan High School and received a Bachelors of Science degree in Commerce from Far Eastern University in Philippines before becoming a Certified Public Accountant. Dante was predeceased by his father Aniceto and five siblings. He is survived by his mother Eutropia, Visitacion his wife of 50 years and devoted daughter Christine. He is also survived by his siblings: Dr.Raymundo C. Velasco, Delia V. Jacob, Consuelo V. Belvis, Yolanda V. Daproza, Dr. Thelma V. Chua, Alfonso C. Velasco and Rogelio C. Velasco; and many nephews and nieces. His commitment to family and faith meant everything and his enduring legacy has made a strong impression that will last forever. Dante will be greatly missed by those who knew him throughout the years. Rosary will be held at 7:00 pm, Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Restland Memorial Chapel. Funeral Service at 10:00 am, Monday, July 7, 2014 at St. Paul The Apostle Catholic Church.
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13005 Greenville Avenue Dallas, TX 75243
Published in Dallas Morning News from July 5 to July 6, 2014