Rosendo Buentello, 72, died on January 10, 2016, in a local nursing home following a short illness. Rosendo was born to Benancio and Eva (Vela) Buentello in Alice, Texas on May 27, 1943.

Survivors: Son: Jose Luis Cantu of Alice, Texas Brother: Benancio Buentello of Alice, Texas, five sisters: Oralia Buentello Bueno of Houston, Texas, Maria Longoria of Houston, Texas, Guadalupe Buentello of Alice, Texas, Esmeralda Bravo of Pasadena, Texas, Evangelina Carranza of Arizona numerous nieces and nephews.

Family will have a private service at a later date. Services entrusted to Roberson Funeral Home of Alice, Texas. Online condolences may be left at