March 16, 1947 – November 2, 2019
Roberto “Casanga” Valverde 72, passed peacefully at his home on Saturday, November 2, 2019, surrounded by his beloved family. He was born and raised in Smeltertown and was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Roberto served his country proudly during the Vietnam War in the 1st Infantry Division and was a member of VFW Post Willie Barraza 9173.
Roberto retired as a postal worker after 35 years of service here in El Paso, Tx. His beloved wife Rosa H. Valverde precedes him in death. He is survived by his sons; Alex Valverde and Roberto Valverde Jr. sister; Julieta V. Miranda, Brother; Francisco “Morgan” Valverde and many nieces and nephews. Roberto will be deeply missed by his family, friends and all who knew him.
Visitation: Thursday, November 7, 2019, at Hillcrest Funeral Home West 5054 Doniphan Dr. from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM with Vigil service to begin at 7:00 PM. Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, November 8, at 9:30, AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Committal service to follow at Mt Carmel Cemetery. Members of the family to serve as pallbearers, Alfredo Miranda, Rick Miranda, Tony Ornelas, Anthony Ornelas, Frank Valverde Jr., and Andrew Salas.
- Rosa H. Valverde, Wife (deceased)
- Roberto Valverde Jr., Son
- Alex Valverde, Son
- Francisco Valverde, Father (deceased)
- Paula Morgan, Mother (deceased)
- Francisco Valverde Jr., Brother
- Julieta V. Miranda, Sister
- Alfredo Miranda, Active Pallbearer
- Rick Miranda, Active Pallbearer
- Tony Ornelas, Active Pallbearer
- Anthony Ornelas, Active Pallbearer
- Frank Valverde Jr., Active Pallbearer
- Andrew Salas, Active Pallbearer
- Visitation Thursday, November 7, 2019
- Vigil Service Thursday, November 7, 2019
- Mass of Christian Burial Friday, November 8, 2019
- Committal Service Friday, November 8, 2019
November 7, 2019
I will miss alot.Now you are with Rosa H. Valvarde.You were a great men. You were a very caring men.You were so nice to everyone.I will miss your jokes but I will miss your company.We share alot of good times and bad times.I will never forget you Casagna. Sincerely, Patricia Veronica Saucedo 💔😭