Dec. 6 Obituary

Frank Fuentes Jr.


Francisco “Frank” Fuentes Jr., 60, of Snyder, died Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 in Snyder after a brief illness.

Funeral mass for Mr. Fuentes was held at 2 p.m. today at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father Raj Arokiasamy officiating. Burial followed at Snyder Cemetery under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.

Born on  July 5, 1957 in Brownsville to Francisco and Theodola (Rios) Fuentes, he married Alicia Avila on April 29, 1977 in Snyder.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Alberto Fuentes.  

Survivors include his wife, Alicia Fuentes of Snyder; two daughters, Leticia A. Fuentes and Felicia M. Silva, both of Snyder; three sisters, Rosa Maria Garza of Brownsville and Juanita Torres and Alicia Barrientos, both of Houston; one brother, Jose Luis Fuentes of Brownsville; one honorary brother, David Arizmendi of Snyder; two granddaughters, Isabel M. Rivera and Araceli N. Silva; and five grandsons, Macario Alberto Rivera, Noah L. Fuentes, Leonidas A. Fuentes, Ezekiel N. Silva and Francisco A. Silva.

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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 949    
Snyder, TX 79550
Phone: (325) 573-5486
Fax: (325) 573-0044