Israel MorenoFuneral mass for Israel Moreno Jr, 34, will be held Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 10:00 AM in the St. William’s Catholic Church of Denver City with Father Heriberto Mercado saying mass.  Services will be under the direction of Ratliff Funeral Home of Denver City.  Interment will follow in the Denver City Memorial Park.  There will be a Rosary on July 2nd, 3rd and 4th at 7:00 PM at the Ratliff Funeral Home Chapel.  He passed away June 30, 2016 in Denver City.

Israel was born January 11, 1982 in Brownfield, TX to Ysrael and Lucy Moreno.  He married Krystal Gonzalez on November 22, 2002 in Plains, TX.  Israel was a truck driver for Basic Energy Services.  In his free time, Israel served as a board member of the Denver City Youth Football League.  He also coached football, basketball, baseball and soccer for his kids.  Israel was a big fan of Texas Tech and the Miami Dolphins.  He was preceded in death by his father, Ysrael Moreno Sr, in January 2015.

Israel is survived by his wife, Krystal Moreno of Denver City, TX; a son, Noah Ysrael Abel Moreno; a daughter, Madison Rayne Moreno; his mother, Lucy Moreno; a brother, Christopher Moreno of Plains, TX; 3 sisters, Maria Moreno, Cecilia M. Menjivar, Esmeralda Moreno all of Plains, TX; his grandmother, Jesusa Torrez of Lubbock, TX; his father and mother in law, Abel and Yolanda Gonzalez of Denver City, TX; 2 brothers in law, Chris and Isaac Gonzalez; 2 sisters in law, Ashley Lopez and Kimberly Gonzalez; numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.  He will be greatly missed by his family and many friends.