Anatolio L. Tellez
Anatolio L. Tellez, 78, of La Pryor died on Nov. 26, 2018, in San Antonio.
A funeral mass will be held today at 2 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in La Pryor. Interment will follow at La Pryor Cemetery.
He was born on Sept. 7, 1940, in La Pryor to Consuelo (Luna) and Florentino Tellez.
He married Francisca Quijano on June 1, 1964, in La Pryor.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, of La Pryor; four daughters, Consuelo Flores and husband, Augustin, of Killeen, Melissa Tellez and husband, George Gonzales, of San Antonio, Juanita Barrios and husband, Lucio, of La Pryor and Maria Soria and husband, Francisco, of Midland; son, Guadalupe Tellez and wife, Martha Castillo, of La Pryor; four sisters, Herlinda Melendrez and husband, Ernesto, of Ohio, Esther Espinoza and husband, Julio, of Dallas, Rosa Garcia, and Consuelo Garcia and husband, Guadalupe, all of La Pryor; two brothers, Armando Rodriguez and wife, Guadalupe, and Guadalupe Tellez, all of La Pryor; 18 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A rosary was recited on Tuesday and again yesterday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
Pallbearers will be Francisco Soria Jr., Patrick Soria, Jonathan Castillo, Guadalupe Tellez, Lucio Barrios IV, Cody Barrios, Augustin Flores Jr., Abel Flores and George Gonzales III.
Honorary pallbearers will be Armando Rodriguez and Guadalupe Tellez.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com