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Jose Soto III died on Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at his home in Encinal.
He was preceded in death by his father Jose I. Soto Jr., grandparents Jose M. Soto Sr. and Catarina I. Soto and brother Ruben Mendoza Jr.
Soto is survived by his mother Guadalupe and stepfather Ruben Mendoza Sr., daughter Marisol Soto, siblings Leticia (Albert) Aguero, Valeriano (Carmen) Soto, Leonel (Janie) Soto and Eva Mendoza, aunt Maria Antonia (Alfredo†) Valles, cousins Cecilia (Alfredo) Trevino, Sandra Valles, Evangelina (Charlie) Santoya, Samuel (Ana) Valles, Alfredo (Elena0 Valles and numerous nephews and nieces.
Pallbearers were Valeriano Soto, Leonel Soto, Jose M. Soto, Samuel Valles, Alfredo Valles Jr., Joel Galvan Jr., Esteban Alba Sr., and Destiny Sanchez.
Visitation was held on Monday, August 30 at Peters Funeral Home from 4 to 9 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral services were held at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church on Tuesday, August 31 at 10:30 a.m. Interment followed at the Encinal Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.