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Enrique Escalera

Obituary for Enrique Escalera

April 11, 1935 - June 8, 2019
San Antonio, Texas | Age 84

Obituary

Enrique Escalera, age 84, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at his home, surrounded by his family in San Antonio. He was born on April 11, 1935 in San Antonio, to parents, Antonio and Victoria Lopez.

Enrique proudly served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and afterwards, worked in Civil Service at Kelly AFB for 33 years. He then owned his own Air Conditioning business, Henry's AC and Heating from 1990 until 2015. When he wasn't working, you could find him at Medina Lake or at the coast. His most joyous times were spent with his children and grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Maria de la Luz Escalera; and sister, Mary Ruth.

Enrique is survived by his son, Enrique Escalera and his wife, Lorraine; daughter, Mary Jean Magana; daughter, Elizabeth Murphy; daughter, Sylvia Escalera Sanchez and her husband, Rafael; 14 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; brother, Eduardo de la Cruz.

The family will receive friends beginning at 5 p.m., Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at Porter Loring McCullough.

ROSARY
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12, 2019
7:00 P.M.
PORTER LORING CHAPEL

PROCESSION
THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2019
9:15 A.M.
PORTER LORING CHAPEL

MASS
THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2019
10:00 A.M.
SAN FERNANDO CATHEDRAL
115 MAIN PLAZA

Interment with Military Honors will follow in San Fernando Cemetery 2.

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Porter Loring Mortuary

1101 McCullough Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
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