Modesto C. Requejo

Modesto C. Requejo, 64, of Big Spring died Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at Myers & Smith Funeral Home with Marcos Arizemendi Jr. officiating. Burial will be at Mount Olive Memorial Park.He was born Feb. 24, 1947, in Mexico to Paula and Tomas Requejo. He moved to Howard County in 1974 from Mexico. He was a retired welder, having worked at Williams Fabrication. He was a Jehovah’s Witness.He is survived by three daughters, Agostina Requejo, Angie Requejo and husband Arturo Jackson and Norma Requejo, all of Big Spring; three sons, Ernesto Requejo and wife Zuleika of Midland, Josue Requejo of Big Spring and Daniel Requejo of Walland, Tenn.; four brothers, Carlos Requejo and wife Cuca, Jesus Requejo and wife Tina and Manuel Requejo and wife Elva, all of Mexico, and Roberto Vargas and wife Suki of Midland; seven grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two nieces.Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at