Friday, 12 October 2012 12:26
MISSION - Eliborio "Big Eli" Borrego, 61, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 at McAllen Medical Center.
Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Magdalena of Mission; children, Eli James Borrego of Mission and Anna Sarai Uresti of McAllen; sister, Ida Avila of Palm Springs, Calif.; and brother, Adan Borrego of Dallas.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eliborio and Venancia Borrego, and a brother, Rolando Borrego.
Visitation will be held Thursday, Oct. 11, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. A funeral service will be held Friday, Oct. 12, at Templo Calvario in McAllen at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at La Piedad Cemetery in McAllen.