Patrick Montoya Contreras
Patrick Montoya Contreras, 51, a resident of San Marcos, passed away April 8, 2013.
He was born Aug. 18, 1961, in San Marcos to Pablo M. and Mary Estela (Montoya) Contreras.
Having grown up in San Marcos, Patrick – also known as “Cuz” – knew a lot of people here. He will be remembered as a kind and gentle person who was generous and always ready to help others.
Patrick retired from Texas State University where he worked in the custodial department for 30 years. He enjoyed playing dominoes and fishing but especially enjoyed spending time with his family which was very important to him.
Patrick is survived by his loving wife of 31 years Nelda Parra Contreras of San Marcos; daughters Priscilla Castillo and her husband Robert of San Marcos, Crystal Delgado and her husband Logan of San Marcos; grandchildren Trey Castillo, Presley Castillo and Robbie Castillo. He is also survived by his parents Pablo and Mary Contreras, brother Daniel Contreras, sister Delfia Chavarria and other loving relatives.
Visitation will be Thursday, April 11 from 2 to 9 p.m. at Thomason Funeral Home in San Marcos. A Rosary will be recited that evening at 7 p.m. in the Thomason Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass will be at 1 p.m. Friday, April 12 at St. John’s Catholic Church in San Marcos. Burial to follow in Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale.
For more information and to sign the online guestbook, visit www.thomasonfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Thomason Funeral Home, 2001 Old Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, 396-2300.