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OBIT-Laurencio Villarreal

ABRAM - Laurencio Villarreal, 86, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at South Life Care Hospital in McAllen.

Mr. Villarreal was born on July 4, 1926 in Abram. He was a lifetime master carpenter.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margarita Lemus Villarreal.

Survivors include his children, Juanita Burdette, Margarita Gonzalez, Veronica Flores, Jose Noe Villarreal, Mariano Luis Villarreal and Geraldine Hernandez; and 13 grandchildren and 16 great–grandchildren.

A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, July 3, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church in Abram. Interment will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Mission.

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