Tiburcio Arizpe


Tiburcio Arizpe, 78, of Gonzales, Texas passed away on Sunday, Oct. 6 at Gonzales Memorial Hospital in Gonzales, Texas.

Funeral services are under the direction of Buffington Funeral Home in Gonzales, Texas and will be held on Friday, Oct. 11 at 10 a.m. at Buffington Funeral Home Chapel with Father Stan Fiuk officiating. Burial will follow at Gonzales Memorial Park Cemetery in Gonzales, Texas. Visitation will be on Thursday, Oct. 10 from 5 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Buffington Funeral Home.

Tiburcio was born on Feb. 17, 1941 in Villa Union Coahuila, Mexico. He was the son of Tiburcio and Estefana (Silva) Arizpe. He married Eva Garcia on Dec. 5, 1970 in Villa Union Coahuila, Mexico. He worked as a rancher until his retirement. Tiburcio was a family man who loved his family.

Tiburcio is survived by four sons; Antonio Garcia of Gonzales, Texas, Jose Arizpe and his wife, Estella of Gonzales, Texas, Tiburcio Arizpe III and his wife, Alejandra of Gonzales, Texas, Alfred Arizpe and his wife, Denise of Baytown, Texas, one daughter; Wilma Arizpe of Waelder, Texas, 17 grandchildren, and 25 great-grandchildren, one sister; Maria Luisa Hernandez of Comanche, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents; Tiburcio and Estefana Arizpe, His loving wife; Eva Arizpe, one brother; Manuel Arizpe, three sisters; Chaga Arizpe, Rosalinda Chacon, and Thomasita Arizpe.

Pallbearers for Mr. Arizpe will be; Antonio Garcia Jr., Enrique Garcia, Joe Angel Arizpe, Andres Arizpe, Jose Nino, and Alfredo Arizpe Jr.

To join the family in celebrating Tiburcio’s life and to offer words of comfort, please go to: www.buffingtonfuneralhomegonzales.com