Ernesto B. Diaz Jr.
Ernesto B. ‘’Ernie’’ Diaz Jr., 41, of Uvalde died on Dec. 29, 2017, at Memorial Hermann Medical Center in Houston.
A funeral Mass will be held today at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with interment to follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
He was born on Feb. 27, 1976, in Uvalde to Dora (Alvarado) and Ernesto Diaz.
He married Jazell Moreno on Nov. 18, 2006, in Uvalde.
Diaz is survived by his wife of 11 years; mother; and one stepson, Matthew Villa, all of Uvalde; two brothers, John Diaz and wife, Elizabeth Bravo, of Uvalde and Jerry Diaz and fiancée, Ashely Treviño, of San Antonio; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
A rosary was recited on Tuesday at 7 p.m. and a vigil was held yesterday at 7 p.m., both at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com