Efrain Peralez Sr., 86, our beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, great-father, uncle, and friend entered into the glory of his eternal life on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
Efrain was a native and lifetime resident of Brownsville. Efrain brought a smile to all he encountered and leaves behind beautiful memories. Efrain was deeply loved and will be profoundly missed not only by his family and friends but by all those fortunate enough to have known him.
Efrain is preceded in death by a son, Efrain Peralez Jr., an infant daughter, Aurora Peralez; and a daughter and son-in-law, Maria Elena and Romualdo Nieto; his parents: Maria de la Luz and Patricio Peralez; and 3 sisters: Refugia P. Medina, Micaela P. Ramos, and Aurora P. Garcia; and a brother, Gualberto Peralez.
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 64 years, Alicia Garza Peralez; his children: Patricio (Irma) Peralez Sr., Maria de la Luz “Lucy” (Tony) Sanfilippo, Margarita P. (Miguel) Medina, Alicia Peralez, Rosalinda P. (Daniel) Saucedo, and Viviana P. (Ruben) Amaro; 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Efrain will also be missed by his sister, Rebecca P. Garcia; a daughter-in-law, Sylvia Y. Peralez and numerous nieces, nephews, friends, and extended family members.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 at Darling Mouser Funeral Home with a Rosary service scheduled for 7:00 p.m. Tuesday evening. The Funeral Mass is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church. Please call the funeral home to obtain the time of the Mass. Committal services will follow the Mass at Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Daniel Saucedo, Jr., Ruben Amaro, Tony V. Sanfilippo, Sr., Miguel Medina, Rudy Garcia, Roberto Ramos, Efrain Peralez, III, Irmalinda Peralez, Gilberto Peralez, Patricio Peralez, Jr., Miguel Medina, Jr., and Mark Anthony Medina are honored to be serving as Efrain's pallbearers.
Alice & Rosa, I want to express my heartfelt condolences to you & your family for the loss of your dad. I'm blessed to have witnessed your family's love & unity,and especially honored to have met your parents. Your dad was an extraordinary man & I'm sure his legacy will live on in all of you. Your in my thoughts & prayers. May God Bless You.
Georgina SalazarSan Antonio, TX
My deepest condolences
Ernestine ZawitkowskiCypress, TX
Our deepest condolences to the Peralez Family. May God bring you peace and comfort during this trying time. With Love, the Velasquez Family.
Jaime and Sonia VelasquezHouston, TX
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.
-Georgina & the girls
GeorginaSAN ANTONIO, TX
Rebecca LopezCedar Creek, TX
My most sincere condolences for you and your family. May the Lord bless your family and give you peace.
Mary AlanizBrownsville, TX
I had great respect for Mr. Peralez. He was a very hard working and honest person. I thank God that I had a chance to know him. RIP!
Dr. Romeo F. Montalvo Jr.Brownsville, TX
My deepest condolences to the Peralez family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Rose GuajardoBrownsville, TX
Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs.
We are thinking of all your family during this difficult time
Rebeca LaRocheHelotes, TX
Rosalinda & Fam.
We deeply sorry for your lost
He is in our prayers 🙏🏻
Hector & Norma MendezSan Antonio, TX