MCALLEN- Rafael Echazarreta, 59, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, in Houston.
Mr. Echazarreta was born on Sept. 16, 1955, in Mission to Antonio and Herlinda Echazarreta.
Survivors include his wife, Leticia Echazarreta; children, Lisa Marie Enriquez and Mark Anthony Echazarreta; his mother; and siblings, Delia Cantu and George Echazarreta.
He was preceded in death by his father; brother, Refugio Echazarreta; and sister, Maria del Jesus Hernandez.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, Dec. 12, at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in McAllen.