Victoriano Almendarez of Fort Stockton passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018, in El Paso, Texas at the age of 92 years. He was born on November 18, 1925 in Alpine, Texas, to Transito and Delores Almendarez.
Victor served in the Armed Forces in WWII and was the recipient of the Purple Heart. After serving his country he became a carpenter, building many homes in Fort Stockton and surrounding areas.
Victor is survived by his son; David V Almendarez and wife Mary Lou of Fort Stockton, daughter; Rachel Lara of El Paso, sister; Gloria Almendarez, 4 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his wife; Trine G. Almendrez, parents; Transito and Delores Almendarez, brothers; Pedro Almendrez, Transito Almendrez Jr., sisters; Lala Lopez and Juanita Almendrez.
Visitation will be on Friday, August 3, 2018 from 1pm-7pm at Heritage Funeral Home in Fort Stockton, Texas with Rosary at 7 pm. Funeral Services will be Saturday August 4, 2018 at St. Joseph's at 10 am in Fort Stockton, burial to follow at Fort Stockton Catholic Cemetery.