Melissa Escobar, 36, of Pearsall, died on February 13, 2022. She was born in San Antonio on December 29, 1985 to Segundo Escobar Jr. and Dolores E. Ortiz.
She is preceded in death by her daughter Cataleia Dolores Escobar, maternal grandparents Timoteo and Ernestina Elizondo and paternal grandmother Margarita Escobar.
Melissa is survived by her parents Segundo Escobar Jr. (Isabel) of Pearsall, Dolores E. Ortiz of San Antonio, sisters Marisa, Monica, Margie all of San Antonio, brothers Timmy Ray Escobar of Charlotte, Segundo (Sky) Escobar of Pearsall and Ramiro Escobar of San Antonio. She is also survived by uncles, aunts, six nieces and four nephews.
Pallbearers included Timmy Elizondo, Joe Elizondo, John Paul Elizondo, Timmy Ray Elizondo, Carlos Rivera, and Alonzo Romo.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, February 22 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels in Pearsall from 3 to 9 p.m. A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was celebrated on Wednesday, February 23 at 10 a.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Interment followed at the Chilipitin Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.