Paul Soto Marquez

Paul Soto Marquez, 85, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2020.

Service Information: Private family services were held.

Paul was born November 11, 1934 in Waco, Texas to Joe and Amelia (Soto) Marquez.  He served as Staff Sergeant in the Army Reserves and also was a Restaurant owner of Casa De Gabriel for over 16 years. Paul was a Machinist and retired from Caldwell Electric. He enjoyed music and was a talented Saxophone player in several Tejano bands.

He loved family gathering activities and especially enjoyed family trips to Shreveport, Louisiana at El Dorado. Tejano dances were also a favorite too involving dancing with wife, daughter and nieces. He was a loving, caring and devoted family man. He will always be in our hearts and forever missed.

Paul was preceded in death by brother, Joe “Chito” Marquez Jr.; and parents, Joe Sr. and Amelia Soto Marquez,

Survivors include his wife of 69 years, Faye R. Marquez; daughters, Amelia Maria Marquez, Gloria Guardiola and spouse Jesse; grandsons, Gabriel Guardiola, Paul Guardiola and spouse, Sherri; great-grandchildren, Jordyn, Logan, Kennedy Guardiola; step-great-grandson, Christopher Trainer; brother, Tony Marquez and wife, Faye.

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  1. Loved uncle Paul may he rest in peace.You were always a good respectable man.You will be miss.Hope your enjoying seeing all your love ones in heaven.

  2. Aunt Faye im so sorry for your loss uncle Paul will be missed.I pray God gives you the strength you need.I love you

  3. You will be missed. Love you.

  4. I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one! I send my condolences and keep the entire family in my prayers.

  5. Uncle Paul, I will miss you so much!! Thank you for the wonderful memories we shared!! You were always so much fun to be around, I know you loved us we a lot we liked Music & dancing!! Sound of music one of our passions!! Till we meet again !!♥️♥️

  6. Steve & Becky Marquez

    So sorry for your loss. He will be missed. Lots of memories love yall. Steve and Becky

  7. Steve & Becky Marquez

    Sorry for your lose Aunt Fey Gloria and Millie. We will miss him dearly Love all of yall

  8. Baylor Scott & White Hospice

    Dear Marquez Family,
    The Baylor Scott & White Hospice team would like to extend to you our deepest sympathy. Thank you for allowing us to care for Mr. Marquez and please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  9. Our family is so grateful of all services rendered to my dad and the whole family during the challenges of my dad’s illness. Susan, Kay, Tammy and Jose and Sherry. Y’all added to my dads quality of life . His family wants to express a great appreciation for all your help and care y’all provided my dad. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts!!

  10. Paul was a good man. I worked with him at Caldwell Electric.

  11. Tino and Rose Villarreal

    Marquez Family, so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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