Atilano Vela Jr., 74, passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2019, in Manor, Texas. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Norma Edna Vela; daughters, Adriana and Diana Vela.Mr. Vela is survived by his daughter, Stephanie Santos-Vela; brothers, Guadalupe Vela, and Jorge Vela; nephew; Oscar Vela Jr. He is also survived by many other relatives and friends. A rosary will be recited Friday, August 2, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the Hillside Funeral Home chapel. A visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at 9:45 a.m. from Hillside Funeral Home to Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Mass will be celebrated at 10:15 a.m. Interment will follow to the Veteran Section of the City of Laredo Cemetery. If you would like to sign the guestbook or send private condolences, you may do so at www.hillsidefuneral.com Arrangements are under the direction of Hillside Funeral Home, 310 Hillside Rd.