Stanislaus “Stan” Ybarra Sr., 97, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 in Lubbock. A viewing will be held on July 12, 2018 at Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel from 9:00A.M. TO 9:00P.M. Memorial services for Mr. Ybarra will be 10:00 A.M., Friday, July 13, 2018 at Maranatha Church of the Living God with Pastor Elias Garcia officiating. Arrangements were made under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home and Chapel.
Stan was born October 15, 1920 in Cameron, TX. to Antonio and Celestina Ybarra. He married Guadalupe “Lupe” Ybarra on September 22, 1947 in Syracuse, KS. He was a labor hand for BMS Lumber Co., worked in the agricultural business for many years and as a brick layer to provide a good life for his family. Stan also loved to collect cans so much that he acquired the nickname of “Stan the can man”.
Stan is survived by four sons; Peter Ybarra of Great Bend, KS, Tony Ybarra, Stan (Rita) Ybarra Jr. of Lamar, CO. and Louis “Louie” Ybarra of Levelland; five daughters Isabel (Raymond) Amador of Great Bend, KS., Joann (Uriel) Esquivel of Lamar, CO., Ufemia (Steve) Campos of Manessa, VA., Mary DeLaVirgin of Lamar, CO. and Annette (Felix) Castro of Lubbock; twenty-six grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; and Carlos DeLaVirgin of Lamar, CO.
He is preceded in death by his wife (2015) his parents; a son Stan Ybarra Jr.; daughter in laws Evie Ybarra and Wanda Ybarra, and a grandson Clayton Ybarra.
The family also wishes to give a special thank you to the Kindred Hospice for their kindness and support. Mary Angel Bertreaux, Leslie Arledge, Patricia “Patti” Gonzalez, Gina, Kristian Woods and Dr. Michael McPhearson thank you so much for giving our Dad the loving care and the environment for a peaceful passing.