David Michael Armendarez

MCALLEN — David Michael Armendarez of McAllen, Texas, was called home by our Heavenly Father on June 26, 2014, while working in Rochelle, Ill. He was 28 years old.David was born in Crane, Texas, on April 21, 1986.He was a long-time resident of McCamey, Texas. David was a devoted husband and father. He was a faithful Catholic. His bible was never far from his reach. David's life revolved around family and friends. David was employed by Airways Services as a traveling wind technician.David was preceded in death by his grandfather, Celedonio Ruiz; uncle, David Ruiz; grandfather, Eddie Armendarez; and his grandmother, Gloria Armendarez.David is survived by his wife, Monica Holguin Armendarez of McAllen; three sons, Jeremiah Michael and Davin Dash, both of McAllen, and Kenneth Slade of San Angelo; one daughter, Kianna Imani (Nana Bug) of McAllen; his parents, Maria Estella McKee and James McKee of McAllen; father, Albert Armendarez of McCamey; grandmother, Francisca Ruiz of McCamey; four brothers, Carlos Armendarez of Odessa, Dylan Armendarez of Corpus Christi, Isaac Aguilar of Odessa, and Elijah Armendarez of McCamey; three sisters, Nina Stewart of Killeen, Kayla McKee-Mendoza of Wink, and Laura Baiza of Austin; and numerous nieces and nephews.Rosary was held Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at the Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home Chapel in McCamey.Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 3, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in McCamey with Pastor Angel Armendarez officiating.David will be laid to rest at Resthaven Cemetery in McCamey, Texas.