On August 3, 2021, God called Raul Labrada, 44, into his heavenly home after a short battle with cancer. He now rests in the presence of the most high and is now at peace.
Left behind to cherish his memory are his spouse of 22 years of marriage: Nelda Patricia Labrada; children: Raúl Labrada Jr., Lance Corporal Alejandro Jesús Labrada, Abigail Labrada; mother Dominga Ramirez; siblings: Rev. Deacon Enrique Labrada III (Deborah), Aracely Flores (Manuel Jr.), Patricia J. Riojas (Robert E.); father-mother-in-law: Eduardo and Yolanda M. Ramirez; brothers-sisters-in-law: Cynthia L. Ramirez (Leocadio San Miguel), Eduardo Ramirez, Jr. (Monica Banda), and Angel Ramirez, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The family extends their gratitude to Noel Salinas for his friendship and his arduous support in getting Raul treated in the Valley, as well as Jose Salinas both for his friendship and his support, and Dr. Enrique Montemayor, his long-time friend and medical practitioner. Luis Miguel Vidal and Jose Navarrete, who were always by his side.
The family will receive condolences on Friday, August 6, 2021 from 5 until 9 p.m. at Joe Jackson North Funeral & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Rd., with a Vigil for the Deceased and Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. by his brother Rev. Deacon Enrique Labrada III.
A funeral service in the funeral home chapel will be celebrated on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 9 a.m.
Rite of Committal and Interment will follow at the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Raúl Labrada, Jr., Lance Corporal Alejandro Jesús Labrada, Rev. Deacon Enrique Labrada, III, Manuel Flores Jr., Eduardo Ramirez Jr., Leocadio San Miguel, Christopher Ramirez and Jose Ramirez, Jr.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Tony Ramirez, Hanky Gonzalez, Oscar Ramirez, Jr., + Jeffrey Ramirez, Steven Ramirez, Héctor Ramirez, Jr., Frank Torres, JJ Cavazos, Rolando Gonzalez, Humberto Ramirez, Jr., Sergio Ramirez, Roger Ramirez, Danny Ramirez, Rodolfo Camarena, Miguel de la Rosa, and Robert Arce.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of the funeral service professionals at Joe Jackson North Funeral & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Rd., Laredo, TX 78041, 956.722.8850.