Rosary for Elasar "Chapo" Andrade 65, of Lubbock, will be held Thursday September 1, 2016, at 7:00 pm in The Chapel of Broadway Funeral Directors. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:00 am Friday, September 2, 2016 in St. Joseph's Catholic Church with Father Martin Pina officiating. Burial will follow in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors.
“Chapo” went to be with the lord on August 28, 2016. He was born July 14, 1951 in Lubbock to Manuel Sr. & Ynez Andrade. He married Beatrice Salinas on August 22, 1970 in Lubbock. He was a catholic, and a devoted member of the St. Joseph's Catholic Church alter society. He went on to retire from Texas Tech as a sanitation truck driver, after twenty five years of service. He loved spending time with his family, especially having cookouts with them. He was a very proud grandfather and an avid Dallas Cowboy fan.
He is survived by his wife Beatrice Andrade of Lubbock; a son Elasar (Kimberly) Andrade of Idalou; Two daughters Cleo (Richard) Garcia of Lubbock and Irene (Phillip) Espinoza of Muleshoe; Brothers Manuel Andrade of Lubbock, Juan Andrade of El Paso and Fernando Andrade of Lubbock; Sisters Mary Ann Sanchez of Mission, Angelita Salinas, Yolanda Martinez, Josephina Salinas, Alicia Sanchez and Rosalinda Luna all of Lubbock. Eleven grandchildren and one great grandson Lazarus Alvarado
He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother Oscar "Big O" Andrade.