Jesus “Jesse” Gill of Pleasanton passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at the age of 77. He was born in Floresville on May 10, 1944, to Ignacio and Elvira (Griego) Gill.

Jesse is preceded in death by his wife, Rebecca “Becky” Gill; grandson, Jace Beck Gill; parents, Ignacio and Elvira Gill and numerous brothers and sisters.

He is survived by his beloved sons, David Gill and wife Joy and James Gill and wife Shelley; grandchildren, Parker Gill and Mekal Gill; brother, Mike Gill; sisters, Anita Gill, Lupe Martinez, Linda Gill, Stella Zamora, Vicky Zepeda, Refugia “Cuca” Herrera and Aurora Gill as well as numerous nieces, nephew, cousins and friends.

Visitation was conducted at Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton on Monday, June 14, from 5-8 p.m. with a prayer service starting at 7 p.m. The funeral service was also at Hurley Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 15, at 10 a.m., followed by interment at the San Ysidro Cemetery. Pallbearers for Jesse’s services were Joe Rodriguez, Joe Cruz, Mario Briseño, George Garza, Hector Gill, Louie “Wecho” Rodriguez, Ignacio Gill, IV and J.J. Zamora.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Jace Beck Gill Memorial Foundation in honor of Jesse “Popo” Gill, 4104 North Dr., Taylor, Texas 76574.

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