Leandro Musquiz, 97, of Uvalde died on Dec. 22, 2018, in Uvalde.
A visitation will be held today from noon to 9 p.m., and a prayer service will be held at 7 p.m., both at the Chapel of Serenity at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home of Uvalde.
A funeral service will be held tomorrow at 3 p.m. at Templo Cristiano. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
He was born on Feb. 28, 1921, in Sabinal to Paula (Sanchez) and Leon Musquiz.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Diamantina Musquiz; son, Richard C. Musquiz; parents; four brothers; Macario Musquiz, Manuel Musquiz, Agustin Musquiz and Evaristo Musquiz; and two sisters, Delfina Musquiz and Felipa Musquiz.
Musquiz is survived by his daughter, Lydia Musquiz; his sister Nina Musquiz; eight grandchildren, Gustavo Fuentes, Daniel Fuentes, Debbie Fuentes, Jeffrey Durbon, Ricky Musquiz, Eric Musquiz, Denise Long and Faith Ibarra, all of Uvalde, and numerous other grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers are Gus Fuentes, Daniel Fuentes, Jeffrey Durbon, Ricky Musquiz, Eric Musquiz, Eduard Canino and Art Elizondo.
Honorary pallbearers are Joziah Durbon, Brandon Musquiz and Angel Fuentes.
Hillcrest Memorial, www.hillcrestmemorialfuneralhome.com