Antonio Maldonado

MALDONADO, 78

Antonio ‘El Leon’ Maldonado, 78 of Pearsall, died on April 14, 2020. He was born on August 29, 1941 in Pearsall to Eustolio Maldonado and Antonia Garcia Maldonado.
He is preceded in death by his parents and grandson John Anthony Maldonado III.
Antonio is survived by his lifelong partner Maria Isabel Siller, children Velma Jean Maldonado of Houston, Juan Antonio Maldonado Jr. (Audrey) of Houston, Norma Rivera (Frank) of Pearsall, Sonia Maldonado (Ignacio) of Pearsall, Samantha Maldonado of Beeville and Sabrina Maldonado of Beeville, sister Julia Rodriguez of Pearsall. He is also survived by 33 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Antonio was a skilled carpenter and musician, playing in various bands.
No services will be held at the funeral home. A memorial service will be held at a later date.