ALTON – Alejandro Espinoza, 76, passed away on Feb. 4, 2019 at Mission Regional Medical Center in Mission.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Teresa Espinoza; children Gilbert Espinoza, Rolando Espinoza, Norma Gorena; siblings, Alicia Vargas, Yolanda Palacios, Ela Espinoza and Ana Galvan; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Andres and Domitila Espinoza, and siblings, Andres Jaime Espinoza, Irma Martinez and Ruben Espinoza.
A funeral mass was held Feb. 9 at San Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Alton. Burial followed at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram.
Serving as pallbearers were Jaime Javier Espinoza, Adrian Espinoza, Matthew Espinoza, Erik Espinoza, Ernesto Cuevas, Joel Murillo, Fernando Mercado and Andy Martinez. Honorary pallbearers were Mayra Espinoza, Kayla Espinoza, Erika Espinoza and Nikkolai Gorena.