Efrain Jesus “E.J.” Laurel, 86, was called by the Lord to his resting place in heaven, Thursday, January 3, 2019.
Mr. Laurel is preceded in death by his wife Alma Diana P. Laurel; parents, Raul E. (Alicia) Laurel; brother, Raul E. (+ Jovita) Laurel Jr.; brother in law, Gabriel Ornes and nephew, Raul E. Laurel III. He is also preceded by father-in-law; Manuel Perez.
Left to cherish his memory are his children; Efrain (Jessica) Laurel Jr., Araceli L. (Raul) Vasquez, Carlos D. (Patsy) Laurel, Clarissa (Alberto) Elizondo and Diedra Lizcano; grandchildren, Michelle Buhr, Efrain Laurel III, Erick Laurel, Raul Laurel, Jennifer Gonzalez, Roy Vasquez, Steven and Andrea Laurel, Jessica Matos and Michael Elizondo, Ryan, Max, Olivia and Sofia Cantu; great – grandchildren, Sadie, Zeke, Celine, Trey and Jacob; siblings, Yolanda L. Ornes and Imelda Laurel; and mother-in-law, Herminia Perez.
The family would like to express their utmost gratitude to his caregivers, Miralda, Paty, Alma, Elena and Jesse, also a special thank you to Siloe Home Health, Estrella Provider Services, Dr. Carlos Orces, Dr. Carlos Cigarroa, Dr. Benson Huang, and Dr. Olayinka Holt and in conclusion to the wonderful group of Nurses on Wheels.
The family will receive guests, Monday, January 7, 2019, from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at the Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services chapel. Interment will follow at the Calvary Catholic Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the United States Air Force.
Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr. Laredo, TX 78041 (956)723-3611. You may leave condolences to the family online at www.freddickey.com
Date: Monday, January 7, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rosary: 7:00 pm
Date: Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Chapel Service: 10:00 am