Jesus ‘Jesse’ Suniga
Jesus “Jesse” Suniga, 66, of Lockhart, passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.
Jesse was born on Feb. 3, 1946 in Fentress to Petra and Ponciano Zuniga. He was preceded in death by his father Ponciano, sisters Rosa and Olivia Zuniga and infant daughter Maria Suniga.
Jesse served our country in the United States Navy and is a war veteran. Jesse is survived by his wife Mary Navarro, his daughters Virginia Tobias and Michael McMullen, Alice and Pedro Carmona, Melba and John Perez, Melinda and Joseph Marmolejo and son Mark Anthony Suniga and Monica Paz, stepchildren Mary and Michael Potter, Sammy and Antonette Navarro, Lee Navarro and Jay and Theresa Aguirre. He is also survived by his mother Petra Zuniga of Vernon, 12 brothers and sisters, 18 grandchildren and seven step grandchildren. Serving as pallbearers are Andrew Ray Sanchez, Mark Anthony Suniga Jr., Ponciano Zuniga Jr., Jay Aguirre, Lee Navarro, Michael Hiracheta and as honorary pallbearers, Pedro Carmona Jr. and Gabriel Jesus Suniga.
Visitations will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at Eeds Funeral Home in Lockhart with the Rosary recital at 6 p.m. with Deacon Cleo Cruz officiating. A special viewing will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13 at the funeral home. Burial services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.
Funeral arrangements will be with Eeds Funeral Home, 408 S. Main Street, Lockhart Texas. (512) 398-2343