McAllen ~ Eliborio Saenz, Jr., Age 69, was called to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 3, 2021 in Edinburg, Texas. He was born on March 5, 1952 in Weslaco, the son of Eliborio Saenz, Sr. and Herminia Treviño Saenz. Eliborio lived all his life in the Rio Grande Valley and was a successful State Farm Insurance Agent for over 35 years. He was a member of the rotary club, the chamber of commerce, and the Lions Club. Eliborio was a family man and a jokester who everyone enjoyed being around.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years Blanca Villarreal Saenz his son, Marko Eli Saenz, and daughters, Jessica Eli Saenz and Raquel Eli Saenz Flores. He is also survived by 3 brothers, Ruben Saenz, Rodolfo Saenz, Alfredo Saenz and one sister, Maria Noemi Sanchez. He leaves behind 6 grandchildren who loved him very much.
Eliborio will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend. May God grant him eternal rest.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm Wednesday, October 6, 2021 with the recital of the Holy Rosary at 6:00 pm at Rivera Funeral Home of McAllen. A Chapel service will be held at 11:30 am on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at Rivera Funeral Home of McAllen. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery in McAllen. Service arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Rivera Funeral Home of McAllen.
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