Hector Gallegos, Sr.

April 19, 1948 ~ July 30, 2019 (age 71)


Sinton – Hector Gallegos, Sr. passed away peacefully on July 30, 2019. He was 71.

Hector was born in Robstown, Texas on April 19, 1948 to Porfiria (Garza) and Jose Hipolito Gallegos.

He proudly served his country in The United States Army and was a former truck driver for Strike Construction. Hector was a resident of Sinton, Texas more than 40 years and former resident of Frisco, Texas.

Hector is preceded in death by his wife: Janie Gallegos; and his parents: Jose and Porfiria Gallegos.

Survivors include his sons: Hector Gallegos, Jr. (Connie) and George Gallegos, all of Sinton, Texas; Joel Gallegos (Susan) of Orange Grove, Texas; daughter: Andrea G. Alvarez (Erasmo) of Mathis, Texas; brother: Juan Gallegos of Modesto, California; sisters: Emma Garza and Angelita Garza (Faustino) all of Los Fresnos, Texas; Margarita Alvarez of Lake Dallas, Texas; Consuelo Ayala of Omaha, Nebraska; Alicia Lopez (Guadalupe) of Kingsville, Texas; and 6 grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Sunday, August 4, 2019, 3:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A rosary will be held that evening, 7:00 PM, at the funeral home. The Funeral Service will be held Monday, August 5, 2019, 11:00 AM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. Burial will follow the same afternoon, 1:00 PM in Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery, Corpus Christi.

Pallbearers will be Hector Gallegos, Jr., Trey Gallegos, Fabian Gallegos, Dustin Gallegos, Koleson Gallegos, Erasmo Alvarez, Manuel Gallegos and Michael Gallegos.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.

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August 4, 2019

3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Funeral Service
August 5, 2019

11:00 AM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

August 5, 2019

1:00 PM
Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery
9974 IH37 Access Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78410-1408

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