Mario E. Rangel, Sr

January 27, 1951 - June 5, 2024
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Mario E. Rangel, Sr., 73, entered into eternal rest, Wednesday, June 5, 2024.  Mr. Rangel worked 35 years for AT&T and retired in 2009. After his retirement, he dedicated himself to being a full-time grandpa.

He is preceded in death by his brothers, Alfonso Rangel, Efren Ramiro Rangel, Sr., Benito S. Rangel, Homero Rangel, Hector Lorenzo Rangel and sister, Rosalinda Piña.

He is survived by his wife, Araceli Sanchez Rangel; daughter, Clarissa (Gerardo Piña Jr); son, Mario (Adriana Guerra) Rangel, Jr; sisters, Maria A. Rodriguez, Elvia Rangel Vital and Irma Puente; grandchildren, Corina Victoria and Jorge Sebastian; as well as other family members and friends who will greatly miss him.

The family will be receiving condolences on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, in the Angelus Chapel at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A prayer service will be officiated at 7:00 pm. Cremation will be held at a later date.

Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr., Laredo, Texas 78041 (956) 723-3611. For your convenience, you may leave your condolences to the family online at

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041

Prayer Service 7:00 pm

Cemetery Information

Cremation Associates of Laredo


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041


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Born: January 27, 1951
June 10, 2024
Died: June 5, 2024

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Anita Briseno posted on 6/13/24

Grant unto Mario, O Lord eternal rest. May your perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. Amen My condolences to his entire family...


Veronica & Manuel Luna posted on 6/11/24

Our deepest condolences to Araceli, Clarissa, Mario Jr. & wife, and all the Rangel family. May Mario, rest in peace.


doreen perez posted on 6/11/24

Sorry for your loss, may he rest in piece


Tom and Linda Mitchell posted on 6/11/24

Araceli, Linda and I send your family our condolences on your loss.


Janet and Juan Salinas posted on 6/10/24

Araceli and Family, We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your beloved Husband and Father. May God grant you peace and understanding at this time of such sorrow. May Mario Rest in Peace and may the Perpetual Light shine upon him.


Richard A Dougherty posted on 6/10/24

My deepest condolences Mario was a great person


VERONICA MARTINEZ posted on 6/10/24



Al & Deanna Gonzales posted on 6/10/24

Al Deanna & Cristina With love for you and your family we offer our condolences It’s hard to lose someone after so many year of marriage we are sorry 😢 to hear of your loss. Blessings to you and your family .


Luis Rangel jr. posted on 6/10/24

Our deepest condolences Tio Mario was a great quite man, he will be missed


Deacon Robert & Rosalinda Correa & Family posted on 6/10/24

Our Condolences to Araceli, Clarissa, Mario Jr & wife, grandchildren and Rangel Family. Eternal rest grant on to him O Lord and may perpetual light shine upon him. Amen


Annabell Puente Perales posted on 6/8/24

My condolences go out to the Rangel family, especially Araceli. My thoughts and prayers are with you. I was sorry to hear about the passing of your husband. May you find strength and peace during this difficult time. God Bless you from an old neighbor friend, Annabell Puente Perales


Juan R Benavides posted on 6/8/24

Our most sincere condolences to you Araceli, your son and daughter for your loss. Wish you find the blessing of our lord in helping you cope with this time of sorrow. Hope you forgive us for not being in person to accompany you during this time. Juan and Gilda Benavides.


Annie Serna posted on 6/7/24

My deepest condolonces to the Rangel Family. Mario and I graduated together from Nixon High School Class of '69. Mario was always a gentleman He was one of the nicest people to walk the face of the earth. May Mario rest in peace and may perpetual light shine upon him.


Jorge Salinas posted on 6/7/24

Compa, you can rest now! Till we meet again! Rest in Peace, compadre!