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“I miss you a lot my brother. You're always in my heart and I think of you very often. Things that happen in life that I recalled always sharing with...Read More »
1 of 31 | Posted by: Eddie Esparza - Cuero, TX

“Missing you today as always......Mom & I often talk about the time you lived with her and how you both enjoyed listening to your awesome Tejano music...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Yolanda Riojas Pedraza - Austin, TX

“My Beloved, handsome Uncle Jr., it seems like just yesterday you were here with us, instead of one year. Although you are no longer physically with...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Patty Herrera - Pflugervlle, TX

“My loving brother Jr. I won't ever forget the close life we shared through everything life had to offer. I miss you brother with all that anyone...Read More »
4 of 31 | Posted by: Eddie Nanadin Esparza Sr. - Cuero, TX

“Time moves so fast it seems just like yesterday that your were still here with us all and how we all enjoyed your last birthday party. You are...Read More »
5 of 31 | Posted by: Yolanda Riojas Pedraza - Austin, TX

“Thinking of you Uncle Jr. how I was blessed to have you love me and to be in my life...always loved and never forgotten. R.I.P. Uncle Jr. ”
6 of 31 | Posted by: RITA AND JULIO LIMON - Austin, TX

“My condolences go out to the Esparza Family during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss. ”
7 of 31 | Posted by: Tanya Roland - Austin, TX

“Uncle....... My handsome, loving and very strong Uncle Jr. I will miss you dearly but I know for certain that we never really lose the people we love...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: Angela Esparza - Austin, TX

“Uncle.......... my handsome, loving and very strong Uncle, Jr. I will forever love u, forever miss u but i know for certain that we never lose the...Read More »
9 of 31 | Posted by: Angela Esparza - Austin, TX

“Our hearts and prayers go out to the Esparza family. My dad always loved playing poker with Henry and his father. I know they are catching up in...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Petra Dominguez - Austin, TX

“Our prayers are with the Esparza family. I know Henry is now in heaven visiting with my dad and enjoying a good game of poker. We will continue to...Read More »
11 of 31 | Posted by: Petra Dominguez - Austin, TX

“Uncle Jr., The cool thing about growing up in The Esparza Family, when Stephen, Rico, and Myself (Eddie Jr) were young we always looked forward to...Read More »
12 of 31 | Posted by: Eddie Esparza Jr - Austin, TX

“Uncle Jr., The cool thing about growing up in The Esparza Family, when Steven, Rico, and Myself (Eddie Jr) were young was we always looked forward...Read More »
13 of 31 | Posted by: Eddie Esparza Jr - Austin, TX

“My Condolences To Esparza Family! ”
14 of 31 | Posted by: Barbara Reyes - Austin, TX

“Step father junior entered my life 44yrs ago, when i was just 6months old. I have lots of memories, but i will always remember how you would laugh at...Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: yvonne loretta hidrogo - austin, TX

“Uncle Jr, I will miss u very much and will carry you in my heart for the rest of my life. You showed me at an early age what it meant to be an...Read More »
16 of 31 | Posted by: Rico Esparza - Austin, TX

“Teresa, Rosemarie, Anthony and Stephen, I was sad to hear the passing of your dad, I am sorry i was not able to be there for you. Just know that i...Read More »
17 of 31 | Posted by: BERTHA MARTINEZ - FORT WORTH, TX

“Our prayers and condolences to the Esparza family. ”
18 of 31 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your lossour thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Mr. Genaro N. Esparza,...Read More »
19 of 31 | Posted by: Patrick Figueroa & Stella Ortega-Armstrong - TX

“You will always be remembered and thought of as the strong and loving Brother inlaw that I've always known. May you rest in his presence and live on....Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: susan esparza - austin, TX

“To My dear ex-husband you will be greatly missed and will Always be in my heart.May you rest in peace. Rosie L. Esparza ”
21 of 31 | Posted by: Rosie Lee Esparza - Fort Worth, TX

“My dad you are always gna be in our hearts and will be greatly miss you fought the fight and you won you are now free of all pain dad until we meet...Read More »
22 of 31 | Posted by: Rosemarie Esparza - fort worth, TX

“My dear Uncle Jr this is what I will always remember your bravery and love. That caring and watchful eye. Which now seers at us from above. Thank you...Read More »
23 of 31 | Posted by: Rita Limon - Austin, TX - niece

“Tio, I want you to know that I will miss you very much and want to thank you for being a man who showed me to be proud of who I was, to stand up for...Read More »
24 of 31 | Posted by: Eric Riojas - Austin, TX - Nephew

“My dear Uncle Jr this is what I will always remember your bravery and love. That caring and watchful eye. Which now seers at us from above. Thank you...Read More »
25 of 31 | Posted by: Rita Limon - Austin, TX


26 of 31 | Posted by: Rita Limon - Austin, TX

“"..I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." ~ John 8:12My handsome, strong...Read More »
27 of 31 | Posted by: Arleen, Sidney Valle & Family - TX

“Our sincerest sympathies to the Esparza family. ”
28 of 31 | Posted by: Mary Alice and Gabriel Padilla - TX

“My Beloved handsome Uncle Jr., your passing is a great loss to all of our family. Having you as an Uncle while I was growing up always made me feel...Read More »
29 of 31 | Posted by: Patty Herrera - Pflugerville, TX

“Dad, You will never be forgotten and i will always have you with me in my Heart. Your Legacy will live on. With all My Love, Until we meet again....Read More »
30 of 31 | Posted by: Stephen - Austin, TX - Son

“My Beloved Uncle Jr. the pain of your passing is a great loss to all of our family.You were the pillar of strength with a heart of gold and a...Read More »
31 of 31 | Posted by: Patty Herrera - Pflugervlle, TX


Genaro N. Esparza Jr. 74, born in Austin, TX. went home to be with his heavenly father on September 26, 2013.

Genaro was preceded in death by his mother, Teresa; father, Genaro Sr.; his son, Genero III; sisters, Dora Polanco and Bertha Esparza; and his brothers, Richard and Henry, all of Austin, TX. He is survived by his wife, Mary Esther Esparza; his sons, Steven and Anthony Esparza; his daughters, Teresa Nava, Rosemarie Medrano, Lisa Ortiz and Gina Esparza; his step-children, Arnold Hidrogo, Sylvia Gonzales, Debra Marrero and Loretta Hidrogo; his sisters, Janie Riojas and Ofelia Martinez; his brother, Eddie Esparza; as well as many loving grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and many nephews and nieces.

Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be held on Monday, September 30, 2013 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress Avenue. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at Cristo Rey Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.

Honoring Genaro and serving as pallbearers will be Nicholas esparza, Jimmy Gamez, Jr., Ryan Gamez, Matthew Gamez, Steven A. Esparza, and Michael Contreras, Angel R. Lopez, Jesse Contreras, Jr., Gino Esparza. Honorary pallbearers will be Adam J. Rodriguez, Albert Esparza, Henry Herrera, Raul Medrano, Paul Nava, Ricky Gonzales, and Randy Ortiz.