Eberardo DeLaGarza, age 84, passed away October 30, 2019. He was born on May 04, 1935 to Jose Antonio DeLaGarza and Elvira Garza in Pharr, Texas. He married his wife of 18 years, Maria Emma DeLaGarza, on November 24, 1954. He was retired.
Eberardo “Lalo” enjoyed family gatherings, fishing and hunting. He was also a great mechanic. He will always be remembered for his hard work ethic, sense of adventure, love for the outdoors and his devotion to family.
Eberardo is preceded in death by his son, Martin DeLaGarza, who passed away on August 30, 2014.
Eberardo is survived by his children; oldest son, Eberardo DeLaGarza Jr., Jose Antonio DeLaGarza, Ruben DeLaGarza, Arturo DeLaGarza, Israel DeLaGarza, Rolando DeLaGarza and his youngest son, Ricardo DeLaGarza, two step-daughters; the oldest of ten children, Delfina Tijerina Ramon and the second oldest of ten children, Elvira Tijerina Guevara, over 20 grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 15, 2019 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 808 Louisiana Parkway, Corpus Christi, Texas 78404.