Mr. Juanito E. Esperante,78, entered eternal rest on Thursday March 22, 2018 surrounded by his family at Doctors Hospital at Renassiance in Edinburg. Juanito was born on December 27, 1939 in Manila, Philippines to Alfred Esperante and Rosario Espano Esperante. He was a long time resident of McAllen. He enjoyed reading books, going to the local library, watching John Wayne Movies, and just enjoying and living life to its fullest.
He was preceded in death by his parents and eldest sister Estela Deffley.
Left to cherish his memory is his family; Wife Maria Luisa L.Esperante, April Jean ( Carlos) Baez , Nyla Jan Esperante (Aasa) Johnson , Joseph Martin (Angela) Esperante , Trina Marie Esperante (Youngest Daughter), Cody James Hunt (Grandson),Justice Johnson (Grandson); Siblings Eduardo Esperante, Amelia Esperante, Lillian Esperante Mutas, Esther Dancel, Anthony Esperante, and Dale Esperante.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday March 24, 2018 at Legacy Chapels,4610 S. Jackson Rd. in Edinburg from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM with the recital of the Holy Rosary starting at 7:00 PM. A Memorial mass will be celebrated on Tuesday March 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in McAllen.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Legacy Chapels in Edinburg.