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Albert Perez

October 20, 1944 - May 2, 2019

Albert Perez, age 74, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 2, 2019 surrounded by family.   Albert was born October 20, 1944 to Alberto and Alicia Carranza Perez in Del Rio, Texas.  He was a graduate of Del Rio High School.  Albert went on to attend the University of Texas,  where he met Irma Leticia Guerra and …read more

Albert Perez, age 74, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 2, 2019 surrounded by family.   Albert was born October 20, 1944 to Alberto and Alicia Carranza Perez in Del Rio, Texas.  He was a graduate of Del Rio High School.  Albert went on to attend the University of Texas,  where he met Irma Leticia Guerra and they married in 1967.  He graduated from the College of Pharmacy in 1968.  Albert later received his J.D. degree from Texas Tech University School of Law in 1974 and had a successful career in criminal defense and personal injury law.  He practiced in Lubbock for over a decade and then in Fort Worth until the time of his death.  Professional affiliations include:  Tarrant County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Bar, and Mexican American Bar Association.  Albert and Irma are the proud parents of four children:  Evalis and spouse Jesus “Jay” Chapa, Marcela, Albert, Monica and spouse Casey Matthews.  Albert will be affectionately remembered by his eight grandchildren:  Taylor, Mason, Emilia, Albert, Reese, Lia, Alex, and Adriana.  He is also survived by five siblings:  Leticia and spouse Joe Shafer, Norma and spouse Karl Stegman, Sylvia Perez, David Avalos, Liza and the late Robert Ortega.

Albert’s loving and generous spirit continues to touch lives.  It was his wish to donate his body to UNT Health Science Center Serenity Program  to aid in the research of Pulmonary Fibrosis.

A memorial service will be held May 10, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Carrillo Funeral Home located at 2301 Ephriham Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76164

Memorial donations may be made to Texas Tech School of Law (donate.law.ttu.edu) or the Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas (Fort Worth chapter) Scholarship Fund, PO Box 1523, Fort Worth, TX 76101

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Service Information

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 02:00 pm

Carrillo Funeral Home-Fort Worth

Address:

2301 Ephriham Ave
FORT WORTH, TX 76164 US

(817) 740-9091
Map

Doors will open at 1:30pm

The family invites all the guest for refreshments.


 

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