Felix Almendarez, Jr. was born in Houston, Texas on June 26, 1945 and passed away on November 3, 2017 in Webster, Texas.

Felix was a longtime resident of Texas City, Texas and a retiree of Union Carbide. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Bliss, in El Paso, Texas for his tour of duty.

He is preceded in death by his father, Felix “Chano” Almendarez, Sr; mother Santos Vallejo Almendarez; son, Felix Almendarez III; and brother, Johnny Almendarez Sr.

Felix is survived by his wife, Sylvia Almendarez of Texas City; son, Michael Almendarez and wife, Cynthia, of Fort Eustis, Virginia; daughter, Sonia Almendarez of Santa Fe, Texas; son, Victor Almendarez and wife, Angela, of Rosenberg; step-children, Veronica Carreon of Texas City; Tari Myers and husband, Duane, of Seabrook; Joe Camacho and wife, Delfina, of League City; Mandee Deering and husband, Gary, of Texas City; Brother, Alex Almendarez Sr. and wife, Linda, of Santa Fe, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren and his beloved pets, Chica and Mimi.

We, the family of Felix, wish to express our profound gratitude for each expression of love, act of kindness, prayer, and support extended to us during this time. Notably, we would like to thank the physicians and nursing staff at Clear Lake Regional Hospital for their compassion and superb care.

A visitation for Felix will be held on Friday, November 10th, 2017, at 9:00 am followed by a memorial service at 10:00am at Carnes Funeral Home in Texas City. Rite of Interment of Cremains will take place immediately following at Galveston Memorial Park Cemetery in Hitchcock.

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