Guadalupe F. Flores
GOLIAD – Guadalupe “Lupe, Chico” Flores, 93 of Goliad, also known as “Daddo” to his children, died Tuesday, March 30, 2022. Lupe was born November 29, 1928 to Marin and Guadalupe Flores in Meyersville . Lupe was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend to all. Lupe worked as a butcher for Chili Metting and then Victoria Refrigeration until his retirement. After retirement, he enjoyed operating his lawn service, cooking, playing dominoes, fishing, tending to his cows and garden. His favorite pastime was spending time with his family and friends.
Lupe is pursued in death by his wife Gloria Flores, his son Lupe “Pitie” Flores, his daughter and son-in-law Jean and Jimmy Hernandez, and his grandson Jimmy Hernandez Jr, his parents, his sister Audelia, his brothers: Fernando , Antonio, Frank, Adan and Julio. Survivors left to cherish his memory are daughters: Gloria (Simon) Morales Jr and Susan (Nat) Hernandez Jr. Grandchildren: Simon III (Letina), Amy, Adrian (Leti), Abby (Patrick), Natalie (Kody ) and Jeff (Haley). Great-grandchildren: Ashtin (Barrett), Elizabeth (Adrian), Jimmy Lee “Chino”, Preston, Kylie, Isabel, Mariella, Sophia, Mateo, Bianca and great-great-grandchild Luke Raphel. Sisters-in-law: Maria Flores, Lydia Flores and Elva Carrera. He also leaves numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Monday, April 4, 2022 at Grace Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. with the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. The celebration of Holy Mass begins at 10 a.m. on Tuesday April 5, 2022 at the Notre-Dame de Lorette chapel (LaBahia) with burial at the Flores cemetery with Father Ty Bazar as officiant.