STEPHENVILLE— Alberto Garcia Prado, Sr.,  65, a landscaper, died Tuesday, October 20, 2009, at a local hospital.

Services will be at 10 a.m., Friday, October 23 at Lacy Funeral Home Chapel with Father Philip McNamara officiating. Burial will be at East End Cemetery.

Rosary will be at 7 p.m., Thursday, October 22, at Lacy Funeral Home.

Mr. Prado was born on April 29, 1944, to Brijido Prado and Felipa Garcia Prado.   He married Gloria Fuentes on April 15, 1963, in Uvalde.

Survivors include his wife, Gloria Prado of Stephenville; daughters:  Rebecca Ann Leal and husband Santos of Stephenville, Rosa Maria Prado of Stephenville, Rosa Linda Banuelos-Grimaldo and husband Epifanio of Hereford, Rosa Anna Rincon and husband Marco E. of Hereford, and  Lupita Fuentes of Stephenville; sons: David Prado and wife Tina, of Odessa, and Angel Renea Flores of Stephenville; two sisters, one brother, 23 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several other family members and friends.  He was preceded in death by one son, Alberto Prado, Jr., one grandson, Robert Anthony Flores, and one great-grandaughter, Mia Renee Hannon and two brothers, Robert Prado and Juan Jesus Prado.

Published October 22, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune