Santiago Rivera Escobedo

November 27, 1956 ~ August 27, 2021 (age 64)


Santiago Escobedo, age 64, a resident of Mart, Texas, passed away Friday, August 27, 2021. He was Born November 27, 1956, in San Juan, Texas, to Juan Escobedo and Maria Rivera. He was raised in Alamo, Texas. He had met the love of his life, Carmela Escobedo and moved to Muscatine, Iowa where they raised their family. 

He is survived by his 6 children and their spouses: Daughter Monika Novy and husband Alex Verdinez; Daughter, Melinda Enriquez of Waco; Daughter, Christina Enriquez and husband, Gabriel ‘’Bibi’’ Cardona of Muscatine, Iowa; Daughter, Dennise Escobedo of Belton, TX; Daughter, Delma Escobedo and husband, Dominique Smith of Austin, TX; and Son Santiago Escobedo, Jr and wife, Chloe Villanueva of Waco; brothers Primitivo and wife San Juana Escobedo, Rogelio and wife Rosamaria Escobedo, Mario Escobedo; sisters Mary Escobedo Hoagland and Fermina Escobedo Salinas all from from Alamo, Texas; sister Paula Chaires from Alamo, Texas and sister Lollie Rivera from Rockfalls Illinois and 23 grandchildren.  

He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years Carmela Escobedo; parents Juan Escobedo and Maria Rivera Escobedo; brother Pascual Escobedo; nephews Fabian Escobedo, Primitivo Escobedo Jr., Gonsalo Escobedo, Carlos Salinas and Juan Salinas and Grandchildren Anthony Novy, Kiara Novy, LeeAnna Enriquez and Isaiah Santiago Escobedo.


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September 1, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Waco Memorial Mausoleum Chapel
6623 I-35
Waco, TX 76706

Funeral Service
September 1, 2021

12:00 PM
Waco Memorial Mausoleum Chapel, TX, Waco


Waco Memorial Park
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Waco, TX 76706

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