ELSA- Jose Flores, Jr., 88, passed away peacefully Monday, February 3, 2020 at Edinburg Regional Medical Center in Edinburg. He was born August 27, 1931 to †Jose Flores, Sr. and †Eliza Olivarez Flores in Sejita, TX.
Jose worked as a truck driver most of his life and stopped driving trucks at the age of 80 years old when he retired.
Jose is survived by six children with his first wife, †Estella Vasquez Flores; sons, Jose Flores III (Donna) and Lonnie Flores (Roxane); daughters, Lisa Powell (Bill), Epi Goldstein (Steve), Janie Lambert, and Sylvia Dunn (Jackie). He had two children with his second wife, †Anna Gonzalez Flores, son, Elias Flores (Anna) and daughter, Eliza Reynolds (Danny). Also surviving him are 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Jose is also survived by his brothers, Rafael Flores, Norberto Flores (Suzie), Noe Flores (Gloria), Eliazar Flores (Norma), Adan Flores (Mari), David Flores (Nellie), and Ruben Flores; sisters, Minnie Pachecano, Elva Acosta, and Dora Jasso, and numerous nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by his brothers, Marcelo Flores, Alonzo Flores, and Baldemar Flores.
Viewing will be held Wednesday, February 5, 2020 from 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with a Holy Rosary at 7:00 p.m.
Viewing will continue Thursday, February 6, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Elsa. Interment will follow at Anahuac Community Cemetery in Edcouch.
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