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Rene Israel Villarreal, age 45 of Port Lavaca, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019. He was born February 13, 1974 in Port Lavaca to Raul I. and Elvira Villarreal of Port Lavaca. He was a dispatcher for Archrock. Rene was a member of Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church.
He is survived by his parents; fiancé, Celeste Menchaca; daughters, Raedyn and Olivia Villarreal of New Caney; son, Thaelen Villarreal (Nayeli) of Port Lavaca; sister, Alisa Villarreal of Port Lavaca; brother, Orlando Villarreal (Rachel) of Victoria; grandchildren, Ayden Trevino, Karsyn Sauseda, and on the way, Draevyn Villarreal.
Visitation will begin Monday, March 25, 2019 from 5pm-9pm with a rosary to be recited at 7pm at Angel Lucy’s Funeral Home in Port Lavaca. Visitation will resume Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 9am at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church with a funeral mass to be celebrated at 10am by Father Scott Hill. Burial to follow at Port Lavaca Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Manny Pena, Sam Escobar, Mike Ward Jr, Robert McClain, Travis Warden, Leo V. Reyes, Damon Longoria, Joseph Bargas, Joe Reyes Jr, and Celestino “Bebo” Menchaca.
Under the direction of Angel Lucy’s Funeral Home in Port Lavaca, 361-552-2300.