Dionicio "Nicho" Briones, 53, a lifetime resident of San Diego, Texas passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2015. He was born in San Diego, Texas on August 31, 1962 to his parents, Jose and Josefina Briones. He was a self-employed brick mason. He enjoyed spending time with his family, barbequing, dancing and having a good time.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Willie Rodriguez, Jesus "Chuy" Briones, Jose Carlos Briones; grandson, Mason Rey Resendez.

Dionicio is survived by his wife of 35 years of marriage, Yolanda Briones of San Diego, Texas; one son, Dionicio (Nicole Molina) Briones Jr. of San Diego, Texas; three daughters, Isabel (Mark Resendez) Briones of Alice, Texas; Yvette (Raul Pacheco Jr.) Briones of Alice, Texas; Josie Briones of San Diego, Texas; two brothers, Luis Briones and Javier Briones both of San Diego, Texas; one sister, Idalia B. (Jeff) Hendrickson of Minnesota; nine grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Monday, October 12, 2015 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at St. Francis De Paula Catholic Church in San Diego Texas. Interment will follow at the San Diego Cemetery in San Diego, Texas.

Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family may do so at www.garzafuneralhome.com

Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home, San Diego, Texas 361-279-3311.