Mario M. Valenzuela, 27, of Pearsall, died on February 25, 2022 in San Antonio. He was born on May 26, 1994 in Pearsall to David Castillo and Beatrice Moreno Verzoza.
He is preceded in death by his father, brother Jimmy Rodriguez, grandmother Melba Viesca, grandfather Roberto G. Moreno Sr., grandmother-in-law Cruz H. Carrizales and uncle-in-law Ruben Carrizales.
Mario is survived by his wife Vanessa M. Valenzuela, mother Beatrice Verzoza, brother Demetri Castillo, paternal grandparents David Castillo Sr. and Frances Martinez, mother-in-law Angie C. Ortiz and father-in-law Ramon Ortiz. He is also survived by his pets Beau and Trubel, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Pallbearers included Jeremy Stiegler, Michael Moreno, James Morales, Rickie Luna, Michael Luna, John Luna, John Rodriguez and Alan Gonzales.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, March 2 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels from 3 to 9 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, March 3 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at the Pearsall Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.