BRADY — Mass of Christian burial for Hector Castanuela Sr., 70, of Brady, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Brady. Burial will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery in Brady. Visitation will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 5 at Leatherwood Memorial Chapels, with rosary to be recited at 7 p.m.

He passed away Monday, April 1, 2019 in Brady.

He was born Jan. 30, 1949 in Melvin to Edward Gonzales Castanuela and Angelita Pronella (Flores) Castanuela.

Survivors include sons, Hector Castanuela Jr. and wife Priscilla of Brady, Christopher Mata Castanuela and wife Melanie of Round Rock; step-daughters, Desiree Escobar of San Angelo, Danielle Huerta of Oklahoma; brothers, Mario Castanuela and wife Amelia of Brady,

Vincent Castanuela and wife Irene of Brady; sisters, Manuela Castanuela of Brady, Diamontina Najera of Brady, Velia Gomez of Brady, Maria Purcell and husband Jesus of Denton, Mary Jane Bocanegra and husband Cilado of Denton; and seven grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and one sister.