Gabriel Eugene Benegas

Gabriel Benegas
Gabriel Benegas

Gabriel Eugene Benegas, 45, of Amarillo, TX, left his earthly body on July 21, 2020. He was surrounded by his family and loved ones.

Services will be at 4:00 P.M., Saturday, July 25, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd., with Danny Logan officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, Amarillo.

Gabriel was born on August 3, 1974, in Pueblo, CO. He attended school in Conlen, Dalhart, and Amarillo, TX. He later attended Amarillo College and earned two associate degrees in auto mechanics.

Gabriel loved fishing. He also loved sports. The Denver Broncos and the LA Lakers were his favorite teams.

Gabriel had a great sense of humor and enjoyed teasing his loved ones. He always showed his love for his family with his big warm embrace, hugs you could never forget. He loved classic rock music, especially one of his favorite artists, Prince. He always ended his phone calls with “Later Gater!”

He was preceded in death by his son, Gabriel Benegas, Jr. (Baby Gaby); and brother, Jason Lopez.

Gabriel is survived by his parents, Jerry and Loraine Benegas, and Julie and Charlie Patton, of Dalhart, TX; brother, Jacob Benegas and wife Lak; sisters, Sierra Valdez, and McKenna Benegas, of Texas; children, Anthony Lopez, Dezirae Benegas, and MaryJane Benegas, all of Oklahoma, Jessika Benegas, of Colorado, and Ariel Benegas, of Texas; two grandmothers; five grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

9 Replies to “Gabriel Eugene Benegas”

  1. Gabriel was someone special to me and even though we weren’t together anymore that didn’t change the way we felt about each other. He always say he’s was Batman and I was Smurfette.
    Love you always
    Loraine Sierra

  2. My condolences to the family, to my nieces my prayers for y’all. I’m am with y’all in heart and soul.!🙏🙏🙏❤️❤️❤️ Love y’all tia Anita

  3. Our condolences to the family.. Now he is smiling cause he is with Gaby Baby watching down over y’all……
    Saying ……Yay yay

    Rest Easy Nino 🙏

  4. So so sorry cousin Jules… Jacob, Ace, Country, his kids…. Aunt Dutch and all his family… Love you all! I’m so sorry cuzzie! Jon Samora

  5. I’m in total shock to hear this news..my deepest, heartfelt thoughts and prayers to Julie may God keep you in his loving arms…
    Sincere Condolences to Jacob, and the Parelta Family.

  6. I will miss my dad. He may have not been the most successful individual, but his heart and soul was made of gold and warmth. I will miss his advice, mentorship and life lessons. I am eternally grateful to be his son. Love and miss you dad.

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