Cosme Carrion, a lifelong resident of Kenedy, Texas, entered eternal rest, Sunday, December 8, 2013, at 4:21 P.M., in the Metropolitan Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas at the age of 61 years, 10 months and 13 days.
Cosme was born January 25, 1952 in Kenedy, Texas the son of Delfino A. Carrion, Sr., and Petra DeLaPaz Carrion. Cosme married Joyce DeDear, June 11, 1993 in Kenedy, Texas.
Cosme is survived by his beloved wife of over 20 years, Joyce Carrion of Kenedy; his daughters, Sabrina Peña and husband Danny of Kenedy, Stacy Luna and husband Joe of Kenedy, Stephanie Tammy Sanchez and husband Jerry of Rosenberg and Ciara Costello of San Antonio; his step-children, Christopher Leal and wife Gloria of San Antonio, Jason Leal and wife Bianca of San Antonio and Jessica Salas and husband Ruben of San Antonio; his 18 grandchildren; his sisters, Linda Beaver and husband Jerard of Karnes City, Elva Carrion of Karnes City, Lisa Baxter and husband Tim of Midland and Betty Wishert and husband Steve of Karnes City and his brother, George Carrion and wife Mary of Kenedy. Mr. Carrion is preceded in death by his parents; his son, Cosme Carrion, Jr., and his brother, Delfino A. Carrion, Jr.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, December 11, 2013 in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel, Kenedy, Texas. A Celebration of Life will be held, Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:00 P.M., in the funeral home chapel officiated by Rev. Bennie Herrera, Jr. Interment will follow in the Loma Alta Cemetery, Kenedy, Texas.