George Manuel Moreno, 74, of Victoria, passed away from this earthly life Monday, March 22, 2021. Family and friends will gather for visitation and rosary, Sunday, March 28th at Grace Funeral Home, 2401 Houston Hwy. in Victoria, from 6:00PM to 8:00PM with a rosary to be prayed at 7:00PM. Funeral Mass will be Monday, March 29th at 1:00PM at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 208 West River St in Victoria. Burial will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery. In honoring George’s life and memory pallbearers will be George D. Moreno, Robert Moreno, Joshua Moreno, Isaac Moreno, Pedro Moreno, Jr., Omar Moreno, Santos Olvera, Jr. Honorary pallbearers are Felix Rubio, Pedro Moreno, Aurelio Moreno, Jr., Benito Moreno, Raul Moreno.
George was a native Texan, born February 23, 1947 in Raymondville. He was one of ten children born to the late Aurelio and Herlinda De La Cerda Moreno. George married the love of his life, Alberta Gray, November 4, 1967 in Hereford, Texas. They started their life and family together with love and God's grace. George worked for many years in the oilfield as a machinist, helping to build oil rigs. Later in life, George worked in building services at Citizens Medical Center in Victoria for over 16 years until he retired. George was a lover of classic western movies, game shows especially, “The Price is Right” and “Family Feud”, as well he was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan. His greatest passion was his family. His grandchildren were his pride and spending time with them brought him such great joy. George was preceded in death by his parents Aurelio and Herlinda Moreno and sister, Melba Moreno Zaragoza.
To cherish his memory, George leaves his loving wife of 53 years, Alberta G. Moreno; his daughter, Melissa Ann Moreno Rubio and husband, Felix; sons, George Daniel Moreno and wife, Mary Limon and Robert Anthony Moreno; his three adoring grandchildren, Joshua Rene Perez-Moreno, Elena Nicole Moreno, and Isaac Daniel Moreno; his siblings, Pedro Moreno, Mary Wilbanks, Gloria Mireles, Aurelio Moreno, Jr. and husband, Michael, Benito Moreno and wife, Petra, Guadalupe Olvera and husband, Santos, Raul Moreno and husband, Scott, and Rosalinda Garcia and husband, Daniel; along with numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family members and friends.
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