Steve DeSpain, 64, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2016 in Cypress Texas. He was born in Alice, Texas on April 25, 1951 to Edward and Joyce DeSpain. He was a graduate of Freer High School, class of 1969, and attended Texas A & I University in Kingsville, Texas. He was previously employed by Alamo Iron Works and FESCO. Steve was quite ill for the last two years of his life, and is now at peace and is no longer suffering.

Steve was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Joyce DeSpain.

He is survived by his sister, Jill (Johnny) Wright of Corsicana, Texas; his brother, John (Pat) DeSpain of Houston, Texas; and his long-time partner, Sylvia Garcia of Alice, Texas, as well as numerous nieces and nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews, and many cousins who loved him dearly.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Holmgreen Mortuary Chapel with Funeral Service beginning at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Hahl Memorial Cemetery in Freer, Texas. Services are entrusted to Holmgreen Mortuary, 2061 E. Main St., Alice, Texas. Condolences may be offered at