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Joel Daniel Vargas

December 30, 1989 — September 12, 2023

McAllen

Joel Daniel Vargas

McAllen - Joel Daniel Vargas, 33, entered eternal rest Tuesday, September 12, 2023. Mr. Vargas is preceded in death by his father, Joel Vargas; maternal grandparents, Estanislao Dalman and Salud Ybanez; paternal grandparents, Ismael Vargas and Ernestina Palacios.

Mr. Vargas is survived by his mother, Murita Vargas; 2 brothers, Andres and Alexander (Kimberly) Vargas; 2 nieces, Penelope and Savannah Vargas; his beloved dog, Lois; aunts and uncles, Diana Johnson-Vargas, Joey Vargas, Sam Vargas, Mary Pena, Palacios family, Loren Dalman, Eleanor Ypil, Florecita Gonzaga and Dalman family; numerous family and friends.

Joel (JD) Daniel Vargas was born and raised in McAllen, Texas to Joel & Murita Vargas.  He was a beloved son, brother, husband, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend.  JD was someone that you could count on no matter his situation.  His love and empathy transcended what we could comprehend.  He spent most of his time collecting various items and enjoyed online gaming.  JD kept to himself, but always had the brightest smile.  He was a sensitive, tender person who always embraced you with his bear hugs.  He will continue to live on in all our hearts.  JD’s presence and animated laugh will be missed. 

 

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Monday, September 18, 2023, at Legacy Chapels 4610 South Jackson Road in Edinburg. Inurnment will follow at Rio Grande Valley State Veterans Cemetery in Mission at 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 19, 2023.

Funeral service are under the direction of Legacy Chapels in Edinburg.
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Visitation

Monday, September 18, 2023

5:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

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Monday, September 18, 2023

7:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

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Inurnment

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Rio Grande Valley State Veterans Cemetery

2520 Inspiration Rd, Mission, TX 78572

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