Juan Vazquez
May 2, 1938  -  March 28, 2019

Juan Vazquez

Emken-Linton Funeral Home
5100 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway
Texas City, TX  77591
Thursday, April 4, 2019
5:00p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Emken-Linton Funeral Home
5100 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway
Texas City, TX  77591
Thursday, April 4, 2019
7:00 p.m.
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St. Mary of the Miraculous Medal Catholic Church
1604 9th Ave. North
Texas City, TX  77590
Friday, April 5, 2019
11:00 a.m.
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Mt Olivet Catholic Cemetery
7801 Gulf Freeway
Dickinson, TX  77539
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I served in the Army.

Juan Vazquez, 80, of Dickinson, Texas, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019 at Mainland Medical Center in Texas City.

A Funeral Mass will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 5, 2019 at St. Mary of the Miraculous Medal Catholic Church in Texas City. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery in Dickinson. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Thursday, April 4, 2019 with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Emken-Linton Funeral Home in Texas City.

Juan was born May 2, 1938 in Humacao, Puerto Rico. He retired from Amoco Chemical. He was a longtime member of St. Mary of the Miraculous Medal Catholic Church in Texas City.

He is preceded in death by his parents Sostone Vazquez and Hermenegilda Sanabria; brothers Carmelo Vazquez, Mariano Vazquez, and Arcadio Vazquez; and his sister Carmen Lydia Vazquez; granddaughter Mia Torres.

Survivors include his loving wife Josefina Vazquez; his adoring children; son Juan Carlos Vazquez and wife Sandra, daughter Marlene Vazquez Silva and husband Victor, daughter Letticia Vazquez Mock and husband Russell, daughter Judith Vazquez Torres and husband Wilfredo, and son David Vazquez. His caring siblings; brothers David Vazquez and Jose Luis Vazquez, and sisters Luisa Rodriguez, Rosa Vazquez, Ana Vazquez, Sofia Vazquez and Mary Vazquez. His loving grandchildren; Alexy Martinez, Nashely Martin and husband Jimmy, Victoria Cooper and husband Michael, Dominic Silva and fiancée Vickery Harris, Jasmine Moran and husband Francisco, Juan Carlos Vazquez, Jr. and wife Martiza, Brittany Vazquez, Jared Vazquez, Mikayla Montecillo and husband Danny, Christopher Mock, Jonathan Ethridge, and Sasha Torres; including 16 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. And last but not least, his precious fur babies Celeste and Jessi-bell.

Pallbearers will be: Alexy Martinez, Dominic Silva, Christopher Mock, Jonathan Ethridge, Jared Vazquez, and Francisco Moran.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School, 1600 9th Avenue North, Texas City, Texas 77590 (409) 945-3326 fatimatc.org


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  1. Jared Bazquez
    Houston, TX

  2. Lisa and Richard Lopez
    Texas City, TX

    Peace be with you Mr. Vasquez, may you rest in peace. Prayers for your family.

  3. Maria Ramirez

    Rest in peace my handsome brother. I will miss you .

  4. Debra Pettis
    San Antonio, TX

    Our condolences to your family for your loss. We wish you comfort from each other, friends and most of all the wonderful years of memories you have.

  5. Marlene Silva

    Daddy, my heart is broken, losing you is one the hardest things I ever had to face. I always thought you would live forever, but God had other plans. You will always be in my heart and I will dearly miss you. Rest in Peace Daddy!!! You are now with the Angels.....

  6. Bro. Efren Sarmiento Garcia, DJ
    San Luis Potosi, TX

    May you rest in peace Mr. Vasquez. Un abrazo a toda su familia, especialmente a Josefina y a Judy. Estan en mis oraciones, celebraremos una Misa por su eterno descanzo. God's grace to all!

    - Efren

    Bacliff, TX

    Vazquez Family, you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God bless you with the strength, comfort and peace to carry on. May you find comfort in your hearts through the everlasting memories.

  8. Gloria y Jimmy Banchs
    Ponce, Puerto Rico,

    Nuestras condolencias a toda la familia. Sentimos mucho no poder acompañarles físicamente pero si con nuestra oración y Eucaristías por el eterno descanso de Juan.

  9. Carmen
    Atlanta Ga, TX

    Querido Cuñado te fuiste a un lugar especial, pero has dejado un gran vació. Siempre estaré agradecida de ti por tu ayuda y cariño que siempre me mostraste. Te recordaré siempre y estaré pendiente de mi hermana querida. Descansa en paz en los brazos de nuestro padre amado. El plan de Dios es perfecto.

  10. German Irizarry JR.
    Blessing, TX

    Our most sincere condolences to all. So sorry for your loss.

  11. Roberto Velazquez Vázquez

    Uncle Rest In Peace . From me and my family God bless you, goodbye.

  12. Judith Torres
    Texas City, TX

    Dad, I already miss you. I’m going to miss you making me laugh. I know you love me, but I will never forget the day I heard you say I love you. 😘💕

  13. Sandra Vazquez
    Spring, TX

    RIP sweet father-in-law. I will always you remember calling me your favorite daughter-in-law because I was your only daughter-in-law. You made me feel special like I was part of your family. I will miss you! Love you Grandpa Juan! 😘💞

  14. Miguel Velazquez
    Ofallon, MO

    R.I.P my dear uncle always love you for ever and ever for the best time that you and me enjoy in our youngest years say hi to mom when you find her in the haven love you tio.

  15. Kat Exum
    San Antonio, TX

    J.C. and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. God and His Angels have your father now. He’s in good hands.

  16. Jose Duplan
    Victoria, TX

    May God rest his eternal soul. You are all in our prayers.

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