Albert Trevino Botello, Jr. of Irving passed away October 1, 2016 in Irving. He was born on February 11, 1933 in Beeville, Texas to Albert and Leonor (Trevino) Botello.

Albert served in the United States Navy for 4 years during the Korean War, receiving several medals, he later worked as a mechanic in the Aerospace industry, retiring after 21 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; and leaves behind to cherish his memory wife Hope Botello; son Albert N. Botello III; daughters Belinda Botello-Drummond and husband Garry; Celina B. Tidwell and husband Chris; grandchildren Sara M. Carpenter and husband Keith; Danielle M. Senato; Alexander M. Drummond; Jeremiah Vescelius; Genesis G. Botello; great-grandchildren Jacob and Madelyn Carpenter; two brothers; five sisters and many beloved nieces, nephews and friends.

The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday October 7, 2016 with a 7 p.m. Rosary at Brown’s Memorial Funeral Home in Irving.

A funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m. on Saturday October 8, 2016 at Brown’sMemorial Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Larry Harmond officiating.

Pallbearers included Garry Drummond, Alex Drummond, Chris Tidwell, Keith Carpenter, Keith Reinacher and Art Senato.

Interment with Navy military honors followed at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens