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Manuel A. Carballeira

March 16, 1949 ~ November 5, 2019 (age 70)

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Manuel Andres Carballeira, 70, died Tuesday, November 5, 2019, following a brief illness. Raised in Portland, Manuel was born in and a lifelong resident of Corpus Christi who enjoyed spending his days with a fishing pole or a wrench in his hands. When he was not on the water, he was spending time with his family. He loved watching the Houston Texans and giving his grandkids “Knuckle-sandwiches.”
He is preceded in death by his father, Andres, mother, Maria Asela and two sisters, Rosemary Sullivan and Celia Simsen.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife of 42 years, Martha Carballeira, four sons; Andy (Debra) Carballeira, Manuel B. (Rosie Meza) Carballeira, , Dwyane Carballeira, Sr., Fernando (Lanette) Carballeira, seven grandchildren; Loren (Dom), Luisa, Arianna, Dwyane Jr., Matthew, Gabriel and Jayson, one brother; Eduardo (Linda) Carballeira, numerous nieces and nephews, many close friends and family and his two dogs, Oso and Sari
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 10, 2019, a Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. that same evening at Corpus Christi Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, November 11, 2019 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Interment to follow at Memory Garden Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
November 10, 2019

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Corpus Christi Funeral Home Chapel
2409 Baldwin Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78405

Recitation of the Rosary
Sunday
November 10, 2019

7:00 PM
Corpus Christi Funeral Home
2409 Baldwin Boulevard
Corpus Christi, TX 78405

Service
Monday
November 11, 2019

11:30 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church
540 Hiawatha Street
Corpus Christi, TX

Cemetery

Memory Gardens Cemetery

Corpus Christi, TX

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