|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1898|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 1975|
Calixto "Lester" was born in the small village of Yslata, Texas. He was the last of 12 children of Josefa and Calistro Benavides. His sisters were given credit for raising him and made sure he had everything he wanted.
Calixto was very handsome,dashing and hardworking. He caught the eye of Laura Apodaca and they married young. She always felt she had married a Greek God. Calixto and Laura Apodaca Married 21 Sept 1920 they went on to have a happy and loving marriage.
The young couple had two sons Fred and Ralph whom they adored. The world shone brighter for Calixto when he was around his sons. Both sons were star football player and Calixto was their biggest fan. He was a devoted father and friend.
Quiet but always engaged Calixto loved his family and he was loved by all.
Laura Apodaca Benavides (1904 - 1970)*
Los Angeles County
Plot: 75 T&B Tier 47 Sec E
Created by: Trudy Hill
Record added: Jun 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91346202
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Added: Jun. 5, 2012