He was preceded in death by his mother, Alfonsa Gutierrez.
Survivors include his wife, Dolores Garza of Beeville, Tx.; his father, Angel Espinoza of San Luis Potosi, Mexico; two sons, Nick Espinoza & Porfirio Espinoza; two daughters, Patricia (Michael) Ganceres, & Delicia Cuellar, all from Beeville, Tx.; one brother, Bernardino G. (Adelmira) Espinoza of Beeville, Tx.; eight sisters, Maria de Jesus Espinoza of Cd. Victoria Mexico, Clemencia Espinoza of Reynosa, Mexico, Eva Espinoza, Maria Apoliner Espinoza of San Luis Potosi, Mexico, Tomas Espinoza, Juana Espinoza, and Adela Espinoza, all from San Luis Potosi, Mexico; five grandchildren, Alexis Marie Ganceres, Khloe Ren’ee Ganceres, Kaleb Contreras, Colden Contreras and Marli Contreras.
Pallbearers were Nick Espinoza, Porfirio Espinoza, Michael Ganceres, Aurelio Garcia Jr., & Lee Salazar.
Honorary pallbeares were Angel Espinoza (father), Angel Espinoza (nephew) and Bernardino Espinoza (brother).
Visitation was held Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011, at 2 p.m. and Rosary was held at 5 p.m. with Deacon Carranco officiating.
Funeral Mass was held at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church with Father Luke officiating. Interment followed at Our Lady of Victory #2 cemetery.
Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel