Sabas Maldonado Sr. died on November 19, 2020 at the age of 78. He was born on June 18, 1942 to Ignacio and Dolores Maldonado.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his siblings Ignacio Maldonado Jr., Homero Maldonado, Leonel Maldonado and Juan Jose Maldonado Sr.
Maldonado is survived by his wife Berta R. Maldonado, children Leticia Gamez (Felipe Esparza), Lilian (Joseph) Hastings, Sabas Maldonado Jr. (Rika Rodriguez), Andrew Blaine Hernandez and Alfredo (Roxanna) Corona, siblings Ofelia Rosales, Leonardo Maldonado and Sylvester Maldonado. He is also survived by nine grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Visitation was held on Monday, November 23 at Peters Funeral Home from 4 to 9 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral services were held at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Tuesday, November 24 at 10 a.m. Interment followed at the Cotulla Southwest Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.