He was born on August 3, 1923 to Cesario Ureste and Josefina Gonzalez Ureste in Beeville. He married Maria Rocha in Three Rivers. He was a resident of the Nell Community where he was a rancher. He was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Three Rivers.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.
He is survived by two sons, Cesario E. Ureste of Laredo, and Juan Roberto Ureste; two grandchildren, Lianna Maria Ureste and Joaquin Ureste and one sister, Navidad Zuniga.
Visitation and rosary were held on Sunday, Dec. 21 in the Galloway and Sons Chapel in Three Rivers. The funeral service was held on Monday, Dec. 22 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Fr. Ryszard Zielinski officiating. Burial followed at the Nell Cemetery in the Nell Community.