Cover photo for Esteban Garza's Obituary
1931 Esteban 2024

Esteban Garza

September 2, 1931 — May 28, 2024

Laredo, Texas

Mr. Esteban Garza, 92, passed away peacefully in his home and entered eternal rest on May 28, 2024. He was born in Brasilitos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, to the late Jose Maria and Francisca (Vela) Garza.


Mr. Garza was actively involved in the Cursillo movement, Adoracion Nocturna, weekly prayer meetings, and various church activities. He was devoted to enhancing his spirituality through his involvement with the Catholic Church.


He is preceded in death by his wife, Herlinda B. Garza and his siblings, Fabian Garza, Genaro Garza, Luis Garza, Jose Maria Garza, Francisca Garza Guerra, and Carlota Garza (Ignacio+) Sanchez. Mr. Garza is survived by his children, Leonel “Leo” (Dora) Garza, Herlinda (Salathiel+) Hale, Dr. Angelica “Angie” Garza; Grandchildren, Melissa (Moises) Mendoza, Veronica (Matias) Ydrogo, and Jessica (Gerardo Reyes+) Garza; Great grandchildren, Issac D. Reyes, Abigail D. Reyes, Rebekah Ydrogo, and Alessandra Mendoza; Brothers, Eloy Garza, Justo Garza, and Andres Garza, and numerous close relatives and friends.


The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Joaquin G. Cigarroa (+) for his life-long, compassionate care, Dr. Carlos Orces and his staff, Altus Hospice, including Nurses Marqui and Jerry, Dr. Mohsen Mahani, and the dedicated staff for the care that they provided during this difficult time. The family would also like to thank Mr. Garza’s long-time caregiver, Martha Battistata.


The family will be receiving condolences on Sunday, June 2, 2024, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Hillside Funerals and Cremations, 310 W. Hillside Road. A Vigil for the Deceased and Rosary will commence at 7:00 PM.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Monday, June 3, 2024, departing at 8:30 am from Hillside Funerals and Cremations to San Luis Rey Catholic Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 am.  


Rite of Committal and Interment will follow at the family plot in the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.


Pallbearers will be Leonel Garza, Moises Mendoza, Matias Ydrogo, Isaac D. Reyes, Juan Enrique Villarreal, and Alejandro Villarreal.


Arrangements are under the direction of Hillside Funerals & Cremations; 310 W. Hillside Rd; Laredo, TX 78041; 956.724.6060


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Esteban Garza, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Sunday, June 2, 2024

5:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

Hillside Funeral & Cremations

310 Hillside Rd., Laredo, TX 78041

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Rosary

Sunday, June 2, 2024

7:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Hillside Funeral & Cremations

310 Hillside Rd., Laredo, TX 78041

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Monday, June 3, 2024

8:00 - 8:30 am (Central time)

Hillside Funeral & Cremations

310 Hillside Rd., Laredo, TX 78041

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass of Christian Burial

Monday, June 3, 2024

9:00 - 10:00 am (Central time)

San Luis Rey Catholic Church

3502 Sanders Ave, Laredo, TX 78040

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Monday, June 3, 2024

Starts at 10:15 am (Central time)

Calvary Catholic Cemetery

3601 McPherson Rd, Laredo, TX 78041

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 315

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree