Jose Cruz Banda

April 7, 1929January 11, 2018

Jose Cruz Banda, age 88, of Houston, TX Passed Away on Thursday January 11, 2018. Jose was born April 7, 1929 in Fashing,Texas to his parents Alejandro and Fidelicia Banda

On Juanary 1,1960 he married the love of his life, Carmen Guillen, and together they had 8 children.He truly was a great family man, enjoyed boxing,football, working and listening music of Vicente Fernandez.

Jose is survived by his wife of 58 years, Carmen Banda, their children; Joe, Patricia, Linda, Jeannette, Sylvia, Ray, Joe Jr., John, one brother; Gustavo, two sisters; Joaquina, Juanita numerous grandchildren,great grandchildren,and great great grandchild.

A visitation will be held Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Crespo Funeral Home, 4136 Broadway St, Houston, TX 77087 with the Holy Rosary to be recited at 7:00 PM, Funeral Mass will be Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 11:00 am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church Located at 2405 Navigation Blvd., Houston, TX 77003 with Committal service to follow immediately at South Park Cemetery, 1310 N Main St, Pearland, TX 77581-2213.


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, January 17, 2018

  • Rosary Service

    Wednesday, January 17, 2018

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, January 18, 2018

  • Committal Service

    Thursday, January 18, 2018


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Deborah Rodriguez

January 19, 2018

Dear Mrs. Banda and Linda Delacerda,

Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss of your beloved husband and wonderful father.

You are blessed with many happy memories with him that you can always cherish.

I hope all the prayers from friends give you and your family the strength through this difficult time.

My love and sympathy to you and your family

January 18, 2018


Robin R

January 18, 2018

Sending prayers and hoping for brighter days.....Robin and Manuel Banda

Dolores Villarreal

January 16, 2018

Awe Sylvia what a loss, what a loss, Daddy's are amazing men and I know your heart aches for him. I too lost my Daddy so I know how you feel and I can only say HUGS HUGS and prayers for your family to remain strong and hopeful that are journeys are so small on this earth but huge in heaven. Heaven is real and we will meet again and that is his promise I know that for sure. I love ya dear friend and I can't wait to give you a hug in person. Thinking of all of you Dolores and Eddie Villarreal

A. L.

January 16, 2018

My deepest sympathies to the bereaved family at this most difficult time. May you be comforted by looking forward to the promise recorded at John 6:40, regarding those loved ones asleep in death.

January 15, 2018

My deepest condolences to the family. May the God of all comfort, comfort you during this difficult time.2 corn 1:3;4.

Patricia Lopez

January 15, 2018

You are forever in our hearts grandpa. Rest in peace.

January 14, 2018

Our thoughts and heartfelt condolences on the Loss of your husband and father. Praying for the family.
Victor & Doris Saldivar

Daniel & Chavela Hernandez

January 13, 2018

Our condolences to the Banda Family. Our prayers are with you. On behalf of your nephew and wife & the Hernandez family from Mercedes , Texas.


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