Evaristo R. Landin, Jr.

evaristo landin, jr.
Evaristo R. Landin, Jr., a life-long resident of New Braunfels, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 20, 2011 in San Antonio at the age of 54. Mr. Landin was born on May 22, 1957 in New Braunfels to Evaristo R. Landin, Sr. and Teresa McKinnis Landin. He was preceded in death by his parents, Evaristo R. and Teresa Landin. Survivors include his loving wife, Delia G. Landin; daughter, Nicole Landin and fianc, Josh Speck, and son, Andrew Landin. During his professional career, he was employed by Waterpark Management INC. As a kid, he grew up playing baseball then later coached his own son and many others in little league and loved watching his son play high school and college baseball. In addition, other past time activities included family vacations, and you could always find him by his Bar-B-Q pit on the weekends. If anyone needed help with a benefit plate sale he was always quick to lend his Bar-B-Q skills. He was a loving, dependable, and very hard working and caring man who will be missed by all who knew him. Visitation will take place from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Sunday, July 24, 2011 at the Lux Funeral Home Chapel, 1254 Business 35 N. with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 PM. The funeral procession will depart from the Lux Funeral Home Chapel at 9:45 AM on Monday, July 25, 2011 for a 10:00 AM Funeral Mass at Holy Family Catholic Church in New Braunfels. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Cemetery #1 in Selma.

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  1. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We pray that God will wrap you in His arms as you go through this difficult time. Sincerely, The Bateman Family (Parker Bateman- student at Oak Run)

  2. Del, I am so very sorry to hear of your and your family’s loss. You are all in my prayers. Please let me know if there is anything at all that I can do. Robbie

  3. Del, Nicole, & Andrew, Our hearts go out to you right now. Junior was a really special man and he will be sorely missed by all of us. We love you all and we’re here for you if you need anything.

  4. Del, I am so sorry to hear of your family’s loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your children. I pray that God gives you the strength and peace in your hearts to get you through this difficult time. God Bless, Oralia Peacock

  5. “The angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hand of God.” There are no words that can express what you and your family are going through. Just know that we love you and your family is here. Love, Anna, Ricky, Jessica and Jennifer Bryant

  6. Aunt Deli, Nicole and Andrew Our hearts and our prayers are with you all. We are all going to miss Uncle Jr. We Love you and are here for you. The Alvarado Family Oscar, Monica, Allyson and Lil Oscar

  7. Aunt Delly, Nicky and Andrew, We are so sorry for your loss. Tio Jr was always good to all of us. He always had a smile on his face. And always made us feel welcome. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time. May God bless you and lead you all. Love, Johnny, Veronica, Megan, Colton and John.

  8. Aunt Dell, Nicole and Andrew We are thinking of you in your time of sudden loss, you are in our prayers, know that he will always live on in your heart.

  9. Dale, Our deepest thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. We were blessed to have known him and I know Ace will miss his weekly chats with him about BBQ.

  10. “For some moments in life there are no words” and this is one of those times. May JR rest in peace and our thoughts prayers are with Del and the kids. May you find comfort ahead in the times as you are going through the healing process. He will be your angel and guidance for the rest of your life. Love you all Susan Cruz, Eddie/Shawna and Kristi and Jayden

  11. Del & family. “I am at a loss for words. I know there is nothing for me to say that will make your loss easier. I hope you can understand what I can’t put to words.”” I will never forget the fond memories of Jr.. He was a one of the most fun people to be around. He was able to effortlessly make everyone else have a good time.

  12. Del, words cannot express the hurt in my heart for your loss. Jr was a man with a big heart, and someone who i always looked up to. I will always keep his memories with me forever and never forget the things that he and you helped me with growing up.May god give you the strength to to heal and persevere. All my love to you, Nichole, and Andrew. Ricky

  13. We are deeply hurt by the untimely death of Evaristo. He was a very nice person and will be missed by all he came in contact with.

  14. Del, my thoughts and prayers are with you, Nikie and Andrew.I think of you so often and I am so very sorry. Jr. was a great person and he will be greatly missed. I love you., Dee Ann Allard

  15. Our thoughts and prayer are with the family in this time in need our condolences. Mr. Landin will be missed by his old school friends.

  16. Andrew, we did not know your father, but he must have been a wonderful man to have helped in raising such a great son. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your mom and sister as you go through this difficult time. Ken, Debbie, Zach and Luke Marbach

  17. Del, my condolences to you and your family. We have a long history together as friends and Jr will surely be missed. I loved him like a brother. My prayers to you and your family.

  18. Nicole, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry for the loss of your father, he was a great man. I know this is a difficult time for you, your mom, and you brother but know that you have a wonderful guardian angel looking down on you today and forever. Please let me know if y’all need anything at all. Much Love.

  19. I know no words can ease the pain you and your children are feeling right now or in the near future but have faith that he is with the Lord in Heaven now. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  20. Del, Niki and Andrew, you are all in our thoughts and prayers. Jr was a great person and a great coach to Joey. He will be missed by many. We love you, Virginia, Joey and Frankie Morales

  21. My prayers and caring thoughts are with you, Del, Nikki and Anthony. I am deeply sorry for your loss of your dear husband and loving dad.

  22. Correction to Nicole and Andrew for misstating their beautiful names in my previous entry. Del, Nicole and Andrew. You are all in my prayers and caring thoughts. I am so deeply sorry for your loss of your dear husband and loving dad. He will be missed by family and friends.

  23. My condolences to all of you. He was a great human being and may he rest in peace. I will be praying the that the Lord provides you strength during this time of healing. God Bless

  24. Delia – I do not know if you will remember me but I only spoke with you by phone several years ago when we were handling a probate matter for the Landin Family. I am so sorry to hear of your loss of your husband. I pray the Lord sustain you and your children during this time. You had such a sweet kind spirit when we talked on the phone and I’m sure this is a difficult time for you. You are in my prayers. God Bless Donna Lipsey

  25. Del,I’m so sorry for the loss of your husband. My prayers are with you and your family. Romy Tax office

  26. Del, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. My condolences to you and the family. I pray that God will give you and the family strength and healing during this difficult time. Rest assure that JR is in the loving hands of our Father and is resting in peace. If you need anything please don’t hesitate to ask. May God Bless you and your family.

  27. Del, I’m still in shock. I just read the obituray in the paper. Jr was so young and full of life. No words can express our deep felt sympathy for you and your family. Randy & Betty Scholl

  28. Our condolences to the family – you’re in our thoughts and prayers. Raymond (Chopper) Kathie and Jesse

  29. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family, Jr. was a really good man, he will be missed by all who knew him.

  30. Nicole, I am soooo Sorry to hear about you dad.. my heart goes out to you and you family… I will be praying for all of yall… I was in shock when my parents told me. I wish that I was able to go support you in this time… Love you !!! Tiffany Green Arvie & James & Nancy Green Sr

  31. Del,Nikki and Andrew, We are thinking of you and holding you in our prayers. Remembering all the fun times we had together back in the neighborhood. Love to you all. Jimmy Cathy Petrie & Jenny Joey Jordan Ryan Chrissie

  32. Thinking about you and your family.Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Lupe and Kathy Suarez

  33. cousin Del, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Condolences to you and your family. May God give you strenght durning this difficult time and sorrow.

  34. My condolences to your family and hoping that all the memories that have been created with him will help the family overcome the feelings of your loss.

  35. Del: My condolences go out to you & your family. I remember how Jr. was always happy & smiling when we used to hang out, during the guys softball games. That was a sure sign on how much he loved you & his family, & enjoyed being with friends, as well. May God help you & your family find it in your heart to let him go home to our Father, & live on without him here on Earth. Your Friend, Mary V.

  36. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We love and care about you. Augustine, Leticia, Alina, Matias & Tatiana Agado

  37. Jr was a devoted husband & father, he would be very honored to know that we have had an overwhelming support (family & friends) starting from all the food, prayers, cards, monetary donations, phone calls, flowers or just coming by the house to see us all as a family.We are sorry that we did not get to visit w/most of you at the church service, but we were very touched to see all of you pay your last respects to someone that touched many lives for the short period of time he was here. Nicky, Andrew and I loved him sooo much no words can tell you how much we appreciate everyone for their support on this emotional roller coaster ride we are now on. I have really enjoyed reading all the thoughts of this guestbook for it shows how many lives he touched. He loved being around his family and friends, BBQing, traveling & helping whoever he could and now it is coming to a full circle for us.

  38. I knew Everisto as Jr because of my two older brothers Juan and Adam, I remember Jr as a very athletic person in high school.Always involved in sports . He was a big time sports freak. This was a guy that had values in life when it came to education and athletics. I saw Jr about 5 years ago at HEB and he looked very like himself and the conversation I had with him was pleasent. we talked about our youth days and shared of each others lives. Jr will always be missed in my heart for being a good friend.Juan, Adam and I (George) send our condolenses to the family.God Bless You All.

  39. It was a long time ago when we met. Yet, it seems like yesterday. I am so sorry about your loss, especially at such a young age. I have started looking at death as an open wound that eventually heals, but the scar remains forever. You will have good days and bad and some jump up when you least expect it. You and your family have my deepest sympathy. Love, Lillian

  40. Dearest Dell..Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your children..Rudy and I want you to know we were sorry to hear about JR “Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for thou art with me; Thy rod and Thy staff, they comfort me”

  41. Dear Del,We just got back into town and was so sad to hear about your loss. Please know your whole family is in our thoughts and prayers at this hard time. I pray you all find strength in God at this time. Sincerely, Cassandra Lindemann

  42. Dearest Dell, I am so sorry for your terrible loss. you have had a difficult year, first your younger sister and now your loving husband and father of your beautiful children. You will have good days and you will have bad, it is all part of the mourning process, just please remember your great memories with JR and how much he loved you, Nicole, and Andrew. He will always live within your heart and your memories. God Bless you and your family! We Love you, Danny, Tami, Chris, Nicole, Natalie, and Bradley Taha

  43. Dearest Del, Nicki and Andrew, Thank you so much for telling me to read the website with all the wonderful condolences and fond memories. You know JR was well loved and so are you. He always wanted the best for you. Take care of yourselves and take care of each other.

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