April 8, 1933-November 11, 2019
Albert C. Esquivel, Sr., age 86, went to be with the Lord on November 11, 2019 surrounded by his family. Albert was born on April 8, 1933 in San Antonio, TX to Lauro Esquivel and Alvesia Cuellar Esquivel. Albert graduated from San Antonio College and went on to receive his Bachelor’s Degree from St. Mary’s University. Albert received his Master’s Degree from Trinity University where he learned the skills to prepare him for a long career in law enforcement. Albert retired from the Illinois Department of Corrections after 32 years of service as a warden. Albert married the love of his life. He and Lydia shared 60 beautiful years together as a loving couple. He was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He loved his family and will be remembered by the many lives that he touched.
He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Bill and Frank Esquivel and Minerva Guerrero. Albert is survived by his wife, Lydia L. Esquivel; daughter, Lydia Ann Bauer (Donald) and son, Albert (ACE) Jr., (Sally); grandchildren, Donnie and Drew Bauer and Fawn Ann Esquivel; three great-grandsons; brother, George Esquivel and sister, Rosalinda Esquivel.
ROSARY: Monday, November 18 at 6:30 pm at Porter Loring (1101 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212)
MASS: Tuesday, November 19 at 10:00 am at St. Francis of Assisi
INTERMENT: San Fernando Cemetery No. II
RECEPTION: St. Francis of Assisi’s Henke Hall