Juan O. Manzanares, Sr., 81 of Pearsall, died on Sunday March 14, 2021, in San Antonio. He was born on August 14, 1939 to parents, Ascencion and Petra (Orozco) Manzanares in Mexico.
He is preceded in death by his father Ascencion Manzanares, wife Luz Manzanares, son Humberto Manzanares, grandson Luciano Rivera Jr., brother Fidel Manzanares and sister Maria Dolores Manzanares.
Juan is survived by his mother Petra Orozco Manzanares, sons Juan A. Manzanares (Paula), Gerardo Manzanares, daughters Glaude Rivera (Luciano), Anjelica Manzanares Aguilar (Chris), nineteen grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, eight brothers and sisters.
Visitation was held Thursday, March 18 from 2 to 9 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. in the Hurley Funeral Home Chapel in Pearsall. Mass was celebrated Friday, March 19 at 1 p.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Pearsall. Internment followed in the Pearsall cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Hurley Funeral Home, Pearsall.