Born on June 8, 1928
SEADRIFT - Fidencio Morales, 84, of Sea Drift passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013. He was born June 8, 1928, in Premont to the late Senon Morales and Adela Quintanilla. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church and was retired from Brown and Root.
He is survived by his daughter, Adela Ureste and husband John of Seadrift; granddaughter/ caregiver, Margarita Ureste Ruppelius of Seadrift; Sons, Fidencio Morales Jr. of Seadrift, Ecedro "Marty" Morales of Houston; sister, Martina Ozuna of Falfurrias; brothers, Senon Morales Jr. of Placedo, Daniel Morales of Port Lavaca; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ofilia Garcia Morales; parents; sons, Ruben Morales and Ramiro Morales.
Visitation will be Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at 1 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. at Artero Memorial Chapels in Port Lavaca. Visitation to resume on Thursday, April 4, 2013, from 8 - 10 a.m. at the chapel. Funeral Mass will be Thursday April 4, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Gulf. Burial to follow at Seadrift Cemetery.
Pallbearers: John Ureste Sr., Steven Ruppelius, Cleo Morales, Michael J. Ureste, John Ureste Jr., Leo Morales.
Honorary Pallbearers: Jeffery Allred, Jacob Morales, Greg Morales, Albert Barrientes Sr., James Bundrick, Ramiro "Ray" Morales, Remigio Morales Jr., Abel Morales, Roger Morales, Frank Villareal.
Under the direction of Artero Memorial Chapels, Port Lavaca, 361-552-2300.