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Ernesto Caballero Balboa, age 90 of Victoria passed away Monday, January 29, 2018. He was born March 18, 1927 in Yorktown to the late Faustino Balboa and Flora Caballero. Ernesto and Emma Balboa are Honorary Members of Rio de Agua Viva. He is survived by his wife, Emma Guillen Balboa of Victoria; daughters, Elsa Balboa of Victoria and Eva (Edmond) Martinez of Arlington; sons, Fernando R. (Polly) Balboa of Victoria, Ernest (MaryAnn) Balboa, Jr. of Conroe and Edward L. (Jolene) Balboa of Victoria; sister, Clemencia Balboa Resendez of Port Lavaca. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; sons, Faustino R. Balboa; sisters, Angelita Zamora, Tulitas Muniz, Adelina Flores, Tome Gallegos, Carolina Flores, Carmelita Caballero, Inocencia Guerrevo and Ginoveva Nelson; brothers, Isidro Balboa and Anastasio Balboa. Visitation will begin Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 5 – 9pm with a rosary to be recited at 7pm by Minnie Reyes and Mary Jane Pena at Angel Lucy’s Funeral Home in Port Lavaca. Choir will be Rio de Agua Viva. Visitation will resume Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 11am with a chapel service to begin at 1:30pm at the funeral home. Burial to follow at Port Lavaca Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Ysidro Balboa, Johnny Balboa, Paul Resendez, Clinton Zacharias, Jason Meadows and Jeremy White. Honorary Pallbearers will be Raymond Balboa, Manuel Resendez and Mark Gutierrez. Under the direction of Angel Lucy’s Funeral Home in Port Lavaca, 361-575-3212.