FERNANDO CANCHE JR. ALAMO - Fernando Canche, Jr., 85, passed away Sunday July 28, 2013 at Edinburg Regional Medical Center. He was a veteran of the Korean War and he was with the Sea Bee Reserves. He is preceded in death by his wife, Sofia Canche. He is survived by his children, Israel (Juanita) Canche, Norma (Efrine) Flores, and Xavier (Melinda) Canche; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brothers, Rodolfo, Arnoldo, and Hector Canche; and sisters, Amelia Ayala, Lilly Farias, Idalia Canche, Enriqueta Vasquez, and Idanela Rivera. Visitation will be from 12noon to 9pm with a 7pm rosary today July 30, 2013 at De Leon Funeral Home in Pharr. Funeral Mass will be at 10am on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at Resurrection Catholic Church in Alamo. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Alamo under the direction of De Leon Funeral Home of Pharr. Sign the guest book at www.themonitor.com/obituaries

Funeral Home

De Leon Funeral Home
700 East Expressway 83 Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 787-2231

Published in The Monitor on July 30, 2013