In Loving Memory of Antonio Portales Sr.
Antonio Portales Sr., 90, of Brownsville, Texas, devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, friend, and veteran of World War II entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, August 08, 2017 at Valley Baptist Medical Center surrounded by loving family. He was born in El Carmen, Texas on January 17, 1927. He is preceded in death by his parents Andres and Eulalia Portales; siblings Petra Portales, Guadalupe Garcia, Eva Zamora, Adan Portales, Lauriano Portales.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife Consuelo Portales; children Antonio (Lily) Portales Jr., Andres Portales, Alma Martinez, Aurora (Malcolm) Brown, Arturo (Georgia) Portales, Alfredo (Lupita) Portales, Armando Portales, Amparo (Javier) Rodriguez; 52 grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 1:00 to 9:00 p.m. with the recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory. There will be a funeral mass held on Friday, August 11, 2017 at 12:00 noon at Holy Family Catholic Church with burial to follow at Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens. Services are under the guidance of Sunset Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory. 657 Springmart Blvd., Brownsville, Texas. (956) 350-8485