In Memory

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David L. "Candy" Candelaria passed away on May 28,2023.  He was 82.

Candy was born in Victoria, Texas on September 23, 1940 to Dolores (Lopez) and Selestino Candelaria.  He was a resident of Sinton Texas since 1964 and grew up in Victoria, Texas.  He was a proud Stingaree.

Candy was a proud Veteran of the United States Army.  He worked as a Master Cran Opoerator with Sherwin Alumina-Reynolds for over 39 years.  Dabid was a eloved husband, father, grandfather, brother uncle and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.  He was dedicated to God, family and country.

Candy is preceded in death by his spouse: Irma Idalia Candelari; parents: Selestino & Dolores Candelaria; sister:Gloria Candelaria; brother: Selestino Candelaria, Jr.

Srvivors include his loving wife: elena (Davila) Candelariafrom Sinton Texs; dauhters: Wanda Candelaria from Houston Texas, Jessica Candelaria, Amy Candelaria, Mandy Candelaria Lesie Candelaria, All from Spring, Texas; Blanche Candelaria Morris (Nicholas) from Sinton, Texasand Sally Candelaria Rgrano (Daid Joseph) from Seabrook, Texas ; 8 grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Visitatioin was Friday, June 2, 2023 at Resthaen Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton, Texas.

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Submitted by 

Joye Oliver Tripson (10-17-23)

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