Trancito Polaco Jr.
RUIDOSO — Prayer vigil for Trancito Polaco Jr., 79, of Hondo, will be Monday, March 11, 2013, at 6 p.m., in St. Jude’s Catholic Church at San Patricio, where the funeral Mass will be on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Hondo Cemetery.
Trancito passed away Sunday, March 3, 2013, in Lubbock, Texas. He was born Feb. 16, 1934, at Artesia, and had lived in Lincoln County all of his life. He served the Army and was a retired school teacher, having taught in the Hondo Schools for 24 years. He attended the Catholic Church. He married Ramona Salcido on Nov. 3, 1956, at Carrizozo.
He is survived by his wife Ramona; children, Gabriel Polaco, Lucas Polaco, Ruben Polaco, Raul Polaco, Bernard Polaco, Eli Polaco and Isaac Polaco; brothers and sisters, Virginia Robledo, Oliva Montalvo, Margaret Clavijo, Gilbert Polaco and Luis Polaco; 13 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter Evelyn Polaco Miranda.
Condolences may be sent to the family at lagroneruidoso.com.