Reynaldo (El Cubano) Palacio was born in Cuba on May 6, 1951. He left Cuba in his early adulthood for a better life in America. In his search for opportunity, he met his beloved wife, Maria de Luna, in Texas. They got married & he became a father and stepfather to her children. He helped raise her three youngest children and loved being a husband, father, and grandfather. He loved playing music out in the backyard, drinking some cold ones with his kids, and just hanging out with his family and friends. He worked many years in the oil field. He loved to go to town and just drive around to see who or what he could find for a break from the monotony of life. You never saw him without his cowboy boots and cowboy hat. He adopted the nickname el Cubano. Reynaldo was loved by all that knew him and will be greatly missed.
Reyaldo is preceded in death by his wife, Maria de Luna and his grandson Marcus Jacob Hernandez.
He is survived by his three kids, Joe (Marina), John (Trishia), and Claudia Hernandez; four step kids, Greg (Socorro) Solís, Maria (Armando) Lujan , Martha (Gilbert) Moreno, and Elsa (Luis Fernando) Torres; 21, grandkids 38 great grandkids and six great-great grandkids, He was very loved by each and every one.