PENITAS – Ernesto Galaviz Sr., 65, passed away on Monday, May 2, 2016, at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen.
Mr. Galaviz was born in Los Altos, Tamps., Mexico on April 20, 1951, to Santos Galaviz and Virginia Gonzalez.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria Hilda Galaviz; children, Nilda Galaviz, Nancy Garcia, Melissa Galaviz, Ernesto Galaviz Jr. and Gloria Hilda Galaviz; and several grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, May 4, at 3 p.m. at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church in La Joya. Burial follows at Lord and I Cemetery in Palmview.