Gilberto Soto, Jr.

December 4, 1983 ~ April 26, 2020 (age 36)


Sinton –Gilberto Soto, Jr.  passed away April 26, 2020. He was 36.

Gilberto was born on December 4, 1983 in Raymondville, Texas to Cynthia Garza and Gilberto Soto. He was a resident of Sinton, Texas his whole life. Gilbert graduated from Taft High School with honors. Gilbert formally worked in construction, auto repair and most recently was employed by Firestone. He was a beloved father, son, brother, uncle and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents: Margarito and Olivia Soto; uncles: Felipe Garza and Noe Garza, Jr..

Survivors include his son: Gilberto “Trey” Soto III of Sinton, Texas; parents: Gilberto “George” Soto and Elaine of Sinton, Texas and Cynthia Garza of Odessa, Texas; brothers: Anthony Roberts of Mathis, Texas and Shayne Lee Longoria of Sinton, Texas; sisters: Stacy Soto (Jose Manuel Lopez) of Odessa, Texas, Mindy Soto of Odessa, Texas, Priscilla Soto of Hobbs, New Mexico and Kassandra Lopez of Sinton, Texas; maternal grandparents: Martha Loya and Noe Garza, Sr. of Odessa, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Friday, May 1, 2020, 11:00 AM-4:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. Graveside Service will follow in Eternal Rest Cemetery on Friday, May 1, 2020, 4:00 PM. Guest will be limited to 10 people at any given time.


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May 1, 2020

11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Graveside Service
May 1, 2020

4:00 PM
Eternal Rest Cemetery
801 N Vineyard
Sinton, TX 78387

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