Gabriel Del Toro Jr.

Gabriel Del Toro Jr., 71 of San Antonio, originally of Pearsall, entered rest on January 5, 2018. He was born on May 11, 1946 in Pearsall to Gabriel Del Toro and Lebrada Garza Del Toro. He is preceded in death by his parents He is survived by his wife, Gloria Rodriguez Del Toro of San Antonio; children, Crystal Kirby and husband Dr. Eddie J. Kirby of Boerne, Abel Adame and wife Ann Marie of Pearsall and Tesona Driskill and husband Jason of San Antonio; sister, Lilly Cisneros and husband Aurelio of San Antonio; grandchildren, Gabriella, Gabriel, Michael, Nicole, Jason, Kyle, Haley and Jayden. Gabriel graduated Pearsall High School in 1964, he then entered the United States Marine Corps where he served his country and earned various decorations and medals. After returning from Vietnam, Gabriel attended the Police Academy and was employed as a Pearsall Police Officer. He then was elected as the Frio County Sheriff and held that position for 4 years until becoming the Warden of Frio County. He served this position until his retirement. Visitation was held on Tuesday, January 9, at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was held on Wednesday, January 10, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 9 a.m. Interment followed at the VFW Cemetery with military honors. Arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels. Sign the online guestbook at www.trevinoroyaloaks.com

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