Funeral services for Gilberto Constancio will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Greenleaf Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mr. Constancio was born Aug. 15, 1931, in Jimenez, Coahuila, Mexico. He worked for Gore Brothers Dairy for over 20 years in Comanche.

Gilberto is survived by his wife of 51 years, Gregoria Garcia Constancio of Brownwood; one son, Gilberto Jr. and wife Deyanira of Fort Worth, Texas; four daughters, Francisca Jaquez of Fort Worth, Texas, Hortencia and husband Rafael Mendoza of Brownwood, Texas, Josefina and husband Amadoe Delgado of Fort Worth, Texas, and Doraelia and husband Everado Rodriguez of Fort Worth, Texas.

He is also survived by 16 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, Jesus Constancio; and four sisters, Maria Perez, Dora Hurtado, Rosa Reyes and and Amalia Martinez.

Mr. Constancio was preceded in death by his parents, Jesus and Maxima Constancio; one son, Martin Constancio; one son-in-law, Jesus Jaquez; and one sister, Ramona Acevedo.

Friends and relatives may sign Mr. Constancio’s online guest book at

Heartland Funeral and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.