“Thank you, Eddie, for your service to our country.
1 of 7 | Posted by: Col George O Lewis, USAF (Ret) - TX
“we remember you,
we remember those before you
we are not alone.
we are strong,
we are united
we are FAMILY
2 of 7 | Posted by: Minerva Lucini - Buda , TX
“My Dear Cousins,
I am saddened that my Tio's time on this Earth has come to an end, but rejoice that his new journey with our Heavenly Father has...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Sandra Teran Stone - SC
“OUR DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO EDDIE'S FAMILY. OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH ALL OF YOU AT THIS MOMENT OF SADNESS. MAY GOD'S LOVE BE WITH EACH ONE OF YOU.
...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: MARIO MORENO SR. - MCALLEN, TX
“He was a role model extraordinaire. Mr. Eddie, my uncle, is unforgettable. There are people whose influence is strong, firm and permanent. Tio...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Nick Moreno - San Antonio, TX
“Never a bad word out of Tio's mouth always ready to help n patience with all of us kids running around his house. Loved his family his ranch and his...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Hector and Carolyn Moreno
“My Uncle Eddie was always so happy. He loved having us come visit him. We all called him "Granpy" even though he was our uncle. He always had a...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Hilda Teran-Caballero - Austin, TX
EddieDel Rio, a native Austinite, was born on July 16, 1916 in Austin, Texas. He passed away from natural causes on August 6, 2011. He is preceded in death by his wife, Estella; grandson, Siaki Del Rio; and great-grandson, Milagro Del Rio Martin.
Eddie is survived by his sister, Tillie J. Burnett; his children, Dolores and Esiquio Duran, Mary and Adam Vega, Eddie Jr. and Sulimoni Del Rio and Alfredo Del Rio; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He served in the United States Army, under the command of General Patton in World War II. He was a decorated war veteran who participated in all five major campaigns in the European Theatre.
Eddie owned and operated a small business know as “Eddie’s Cleaners” on East 7th Street in Austin. He lived and died in the community that he loved. We, as his family and friends, will grieve his passing.
Wake Service will be held at 7:00pm on Thursday, August 11, 2011 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress Avenue. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Friday, August 12, 2011 at Cristo Rey Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.
Weed-Corley-Fish South, 2620 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78704Wake Service for Eddie Del Riohttp://www.tributes.com/show/Eddie-Del-Rio-92060712#serviceshttp://www.tributes.com/obituary/get_ics/92060712?service=1153753&tr=
August 12, 2011
Cristo Rey Catholic Church
103 Robert Martinez St.
Austin, TX 78702
Cristo Rey Catholic Church, 103 Robert Martinez St., Austin, TX 78702Funeral Mass for Eddie Del Riohttp://www.tributes.com/show/Eddie-Del-Rio-92060712#serviceshttp://www.tributes.com/obituary/get_ics/92060712?service=1153755&tr=
Friday August 12 2011
3650 S. IH-35
Austin, TX 78704
Assumption Cemetery, 3650 S. IH-35, Austin, TX 78704Interment for Eddie Del Riohttp://www.tributes.com/show/Eddie-Del-Rio-92060712#serviceshttp://www.tributes.com/obituary/get_ics/92060712?service=1153756&tr=
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