Marco Antonio Compean

Marco Antonio Compean

Marco Antonio Compean, 54, of Brownsville, Texas, devoted son, husband, father, brother, and friend, entered eternal rest on Sunday, October 1st ,2023 at Valley Baptist Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Matamoros, Tamps, MX, on April 9, 1969.

He is preceded in death by his father Miguel Valencia Rojas and grandmother Anastacia Ibarra Estrada.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Gloria Compean; his mother, Maria Olaya; his children, Miguel Angel Compean, Marco Antonio Compean Jr., Jovanny Compean, Melissa Compean, Erick Garcia, and Juan Garcia; his siblings, Juan, Carmen, Isabel, Miguel Valencia.

Marco Antonio was an incredible man, husband, friend, brother, son, but most significantly an amazing father.  He was a supportive father, husband, brother always willing to help and take his shirt of for others and always in good spirits making people laugh. He gave everything he had to ensure that his loved ones would succeed and never again have to struggle.  He enjoyed spending time with his sons by taking them fishing and firing up the barbecue pit  for Sunday night football to enjoy with his family.  This man adored his wife more than anything else on earth until his death.  Even then, he was concerned about his loved ones until his last breath. He will be loved and missed by all who knew him.

“Mi esposo fue un hombre muy trabajador, responsable, amoroso, siempre hizo todo lo posible para que sus hijos estuvieran bien, jamás les falto nada.  Gracias, gracias, mi amor, siempre te extrañaré.”

Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2023, with a prayer service at 6:00 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. Services will conclude at the end of the evening.

Services are under the guidance of Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Crematory & Flower Shop. 657 Springmart Blvd., Brownsville, Texas. (956) 350-8485

To send flowers or a plant to the family in the memory of Mr. Marco Antonio Compean, please visit Didi’s Flower Shop at Sunset Memorial, place your order online at or call (956) 572-3872.