Mr. Hurtado was born Aug. 31, 1949, to Esperanza (Martinez) and Bruno Hurtado. He married Adela Moreno in Beeville on Dec. 5, 1982, and was a carpenter and roofer. He was a Catholic.
He was preceded in death by his father, Bruno Hurtado; and a nephew, Guadalupe Ramos.
Survivors include his wife, Adela Hurtado of Beeville; children, Leeann (Neri Balderas) Hurtado, Lorina (Aldo Garcia) Hurtado, Vanessa Hurtado, Arturo (Lidia Luna) Hurtado, Ramon Hurtado Jr. and Ramon Gonzales Jr., all of Beeville, Luzelena (Ruben) Portillo of Goliad, and Maricela, Enedima and Sonia Hurtado, all of Leon, Mexico; 26 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brothers and sisters, Maximino (Angelica) Hurtado, Miguel (Annabell) Hurtado and Julia Ramos, all of Beeville, Maria (Santos Guzman) de Laude’s and Eufemia (Manuel) Ramos of Leon, Mexico, Guadalupe (Lorenzo Gomez) Ramos of Beeville and Maria Doleres (Raul) Ramos of Houston.
Visitation was held Sunday, June 26, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Angelus Funeral Home. A rosary was recited there that evening at 7 o’clock.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at St. James Catholic Church Monday at 2 p.m. with Father Lukose Thirunelliparambil officiating. Burial followed in Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Pallbearers were Arturo Hurtado, Neri L. Balderas, Aldo Garcia, Ruben Portillo, Maximino Hurtado, Bruno Hurtado, Miguel Ramos and Ramon Gonzales Jr.
Angelus Funeral Home