Mario G. Ortiz
Mario Guzman Ortiz, 69, of San Antonio, formerly of Knippa, died on Jan. 1. 2020, in San Antonio from a number of medical issues related to Agent Orange exposure during the Vietnam War.
Visitation will be held from 5-9 p.m. and a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Monday at Mission Park Funeral Chapels South, 1700 SE Military Drive in San Antonio.
The funeral procession will depart the funeral home at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday for a funeral mass at 9 a.m. at El Carmen Catholic Church, 18555 Leal Road, with interment following at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, 1520 Harry Wurzbach Road.
Arrangements are under the direction of Mission Park Funeral Chapels South, and a complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.