MCALLEN – Lazaro C. Farias, Sr. 58, passed away on February 24, 2018, at Amara Hospice in Edinburg. He was a family man and was a great husband, father, grandfather, son, and brother. Lazaro had a great personality, and was good at making people laugh, he made friends very easily, and he always made people feel comfortable when they were around him.
He was preceded in death by his son J.W. Bailey; sister Lupita Farias; as well as by his father Eliboro Farias.
Lazaro is survived by his wife Sarah Farias, mother Lupe C. Farias; children Larey Joe (Celyka) Farias, Nicole Ruth (Daniel) Rodriguez, Jermiane (Laura) Rodriguez, Lazaro C. (Liliana) Farias Jr; Paul Gearhart, Milagros Gearhart; stepchildren Isaac Heartfield and Roman Heartfield. He is also survived by his siblings Eva Farias, Elma Cuevas, Isabel Gearhart, Mary E. Biers, Francis Farias, Martin Farias, and Jesus M. Farias; as well as by 11 grandchildren.
Visitation will be held, Tuesday, February 27, 2018, from 4-9 with Pastor Bryan Castillo officiating a 7pm prayer service at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in McAllen.
Services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in McAllen.