He was born in Sinton on Oct. 3, 1956, and was a United States Army veteran.
Survivors include his parents, Francisco Amador and Amelia Longoria, both of Mathis; three daughters, Bernedette, Dominique and Ashley Amador, all of Houston; two brothers, Francisco (Norma) Amador Jr. of El Paso and Valde (Anna) Amador of Mathis; three sisters, Janie (Roel) Santos of Alice, Margie (Glenn) Simon of Orange Grove, and Ida (Ray) Falcon of Mathis; and three grandchildren.
Visitation was held Tuesday from 1 to 9 p.m. at Treviño Funeral Home. A rosary was recited that evening at 7:30 p.m.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 2 o’clock Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Mathis with Rev. Fernando Gamez officiating. Family and friends met at the church at 1 o’clock that afternoon. Burial followed at the Descano Eterno Cemetery #2 in Mathis with full military honors.
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