David Santos Jr.
September 28, 1944 - July 30, 2012
David Santos Jr. of Uvalde passed away on July 30, 2012 at Uvalde Memorial Hospital at the age of 67. He was born on September 28, 1944 in Uvalde to David and Aurora (Gonzales) Santos. He married Lupe Cardenas on May 13, 1967 in Uvalde. He is survived by his wife of 45 years; mother, Aurora Gonzales Santos of Uvalde; daughters, Sandra Benavides and husband Eddie of Uvalde, Debbie Villafranco of Del Rio, Joann Santos of Uvalde; sons, David Charles Santos and companion Olga Melendez of Uvalde; brother, Richard Santos and wife Cindy of Alice; grandchildren, Esteban Benavides, Mark Villafranco, Audrey Villafranco, Mike Nguyen and Niko Santos; great-granddaughter, Madilynn Sophia Nguyen, aunt, Gloria Mata and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father. Funeral mass will be held on Wednesday August 1, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Eddie Benavides, Esteban J. Benavides, Mark Villafranco, Michael C. Nguyen, Paul Anthony Escobedo and Humberto Buentello Jr.