Manuel R. Ureste, 76, of Fort Stockton, passed away Wednesday March 14, 2018, in Fort Stockton. He was born on Feb. 5, 1942, in Boquillas Del Carmen, Mexico to Ernesto Ureste and Engracia Rivera.
Manuel is survived by his spouse of 56 years, Elvira Ureste; sons, Manuel Ureste and his wife, Yvonne of Fort Stockton, Jorge Ureste and wife Paula of Fort Stockton, Miguel Ureste and wife Veronica of Fort Stockton, and Jesus Ureste and wife Janie of Fort Stockton; daughters, Araseli Ortega and husband, Florentino of Fort Stockton, Lucema Jacquez and husband Hervey of Fort Stockton, and Vanessa Pando and husband Isidro of Fort Stockton; brothers, Faustino Ureste, Pedro Ureste, and Oscar Ureste; sister, Librada Oñate; 22 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
Manuel is preceded in death by his parents.
Pallbearers were Hervey Jacquez Jr., Joshua Jacquez, Jorge Jacquez, Manuel Ureste III, Hector Ortega and Jaden Ureste.
Visitation was Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18 at Templo Buen Pastor, 409 W. Division St. in Fort Stockton. Funeral service were held Monday, March 19 at Templo Buen Pastor. Burial followed at Marathon Cemetery.
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