Funeral services for Concepcion Marquez, age 91 of Seminole was held Monday, February 24, 2014 at South Seminole Baptist Church. The service began at 10:00 a.m. with Jeremy Walker officiating. Burial followed at Gaines County Cemetery. All services were under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.
Mr. Marquez was born December 8, 1922 in Mexico to Refugio (Ruiz) and Terezo Marquez. He married Manuela Serrano on December 8, 1966 in Oxnard, California and had been a Seminole resident for 54 years. He worked as a truck driver and was known as a hard worker. He had a great sense of humor, and loved to dance and sing with his grandchildren. He always liked to look his best, and was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather.
Mr. Marquez passed away at his residence on Friday, February 21, 2014. He is preceded in death by his parents, and one son, Jose Luis.
Concepcion Marquez is survived by his wife, Manuela of Seminole; three sons, Jimmy Marquez & wife Patricia of Midland, Terry Marquez & wife April of Seminole, Rudy Marquez & wife= Kyra of Seminole; four daughters, Maria Marquez Becerra & husband Jose Luis of Mexico, Irma Perez & husband Hector of El Paso, Laura Brown & husband Justin of Lubbock, Michelle Marquez of Seminole; two brothers, Max Marquez & wife Ricki of Seminole, Angel Chaparro of El Paso; two sisters, Martha Lujan & husband Jose of El Paso, Rosa Ortega & husband Javier of El Paso; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.