MISSION – Jose Escobedo Sr., 91, passed away on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at Solara Hospital in McAllen.
Survivors include his children, Alicia Padron of San Juan, Norma Escobedo of Mission and Jose Escobedo Jr. of McAllen; siblings, Lydia Flores of Hillsboro, Janie Escobedo of Mission, Domingo Escobedo of Temple and Rev. Armando Escobedo of Mission; and five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A funeral mass was held on Sept. 26 at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at Rio Grande Valley State Veterans Cemetery in Mission.