Mario graduated from J. W. Nixon High School in 1987. He entered The Dallas Institute of Funeral Service and graduated in 1988 with an Associates of Applied Science in Funeral Directing and Embalming.
Mario is a loving husband to his beautiful wife and high school sweetheart Davyne, with whom he has two precious daughters, Elysse and Anneka. He is a member of Blessed Sacrament Church and a longtime member and active participant of The South Texas Funeral Directors Association and Texas Funeral Directors Association.
Mario is an outdoor enthusiast, an avid hunter, fisherman, wakeboarder, snowboarder, and griller extraordinaire. Mario’s volunteer efforts include: neighborhood beautification, Earth Day activities and assistant coach for his daughters’ basketball team. Mario keeps extremely busy when not on the job and his most favorite volunteer effort is being a wonderful father and role model to his two beautiful daughters.