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Jose R. Trejo

July 4, 1932 ~ July 31, 2019 (age 87)


JULY 4, 1932 – JULY 31, 2019


Jose R. Trejo, 87, joined our Lord in His heavenly kingdom on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.

A very down to Earth man who will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him. Mr. Trejo was a devoted catholic who worked at Christ the King Catholic Church for 10 years. He loved listening to music, playing his guitar and singing at weddings, funerals, and masses. He also worked for over 25 years at the Laredo Children Museum located in LCC.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Abraham and Maria Trejo.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Emma V. Trejo; children: Eddie, Joe, Demetrio, Lilia, Emma, Cutberto, Lilia †, Ricardo †, Mauro Alfredo †, Juan Jose and Angelica as well as by in-laws, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

The family will be receiving condolences on Sunday evening, August 4, 2019 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels & Cremation Services, 719 Loring at Cortez; where a Vigil for the Deceased and Rosary will commence at 7 p.m.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday morning, August 5, 2019 departing at 9:45 a.m. from Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels to Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:15 a.m.

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

Pallbearers will be: Joe Trejo, Demetrio Trejo, Cutberto Trejo, Ricardo Trejo Jr., Gerardo Trejo, Juan Jose Trejo, Benjamin Bassett and Bruce Tyler.

Honorary Pallbearers: Alejandro Trejo, Marco Trejo, Katherine Trejo, Kaylin Bassett, Shawn Trejo, JC Trejo, Willie Trejo, Samuel Higgins, Tracy Trejo, Elizabeth Trejo, Abraham Trejo, Frederick Bassett, and Luke Tyler.

The family would like to extend their most heartfelt gratitude to: Mr. & Mrs. Zamarripa from Laredo, Texas for their kindness, guidance and support.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of the funeral service professionals at Joe Jackson Heights Funeral Chapels & Cremation Services, 719 Loring at Cortez, Laredo, Texas 78040; (956)722-0001.

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