Luis Prieto Patlan was called to be with our Lord on February 11, 2019, at the age of 72. Luis is preceded in death by father Jose Patlan; mother Soledad Patlan; and brother Reyes Patlan. Luis is survived by wife Evangelina Patlan; daughters Lisa J. Patlan-Macias and son-in-law andy Macias; stepdaughters Isabel Alvarado, Debra Urrea, Teresa Jacobo, Antonia Almaraz, and Jessie Whitfield; brother Antonio Patlan, Sr., David and Janie Patlan, and Joaquin and Mary Patlan; sisters Ramona Hernandez, Victoria Hernandez, Juanita Rodriguez, Socorro Camarillo, and Angelita Ordonez; grandchildren Steve Macias, Lauren Elizabeth Macias, Karina Soledad Macias; and numerous step-grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and friends. Luis enjoyed the outdoors, playing board and card games and liked working with his hands which included building things, working on cars and servicing the northwest side of town as owner/operator of his tire shop, The Tire Doctor. he was also a sci-fi fan and loved watching star trek. Luis was a hard-working man who enjoyed life. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Please come and join the family of Luis Patlan as we come together to celebrate a wonderful life lived and pay tribute to his memory.
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Established in 1913, La Prensa Texas is a historic, independently-owned bilingual newspaper and online publication. La Prensa is the first and oldest bilingual publication in the state of Texas. In June of 2018, Steve Duran resurrected the paper one more time to not only bring a positive, diverse voice to the community and to help marginalize community access relevant and meaningful information that impacts their lives.