Mr. Vasquez was born March 26, 1940, in Pettus to Santos Vasquez and Eugenia DeLuna Vasquez. He worked for Hutco, formerly Johnson Construction Company, for many years as a roustabout foreman.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Julian Vasquez Sr.
Survivors include Yvette (Juaquin) Prieto of Pettus and Jesus (Ida) DeLuna Vasquez Jr. of George West; eight grandchildren, Yvonne Duran, Ashley Duran, Blanca Prieto, Trey Prieto, Juaquin Prieto Jr., Samantha Prieto Silva, Jacob Brandon Vasquez and Dillon Rey Vasquez; brothers, Ignacio, Juan Moises, Raymond and Santos Vasquez Jr., and a sister, Linda Pina.
A rosary was recited at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 25, in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel.
A graveside service was conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at Loma Alta Cemetery in Kenedy.
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