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Efren Batres Rangel

Efren Batres Rangel. Courtesy photo.

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. — Efren Batres Rangel, “El Pato,” 71, of Kelseyville, sadly left us on June 11, 2023.

He was born on June 16, 1952, to Jose Batres and Maria Rangel in Ojocaliente, Zacatecas.

Efren is predeceased by his parents, Jose Batres and Maria Rangel; siblings, Juana Batres and Ignacio Batres, Ma. Jesus Batres; and grandchild, Leo Mendez.

Pato is survived by his wife, Ma Del Rosario Batres; children, Esmeralda Batres, Efren Batres (Ashley) and Jose Batres (Laura); grandchildren, Elizabeth Hernandez, Diego Hernandez, Cristian Mendez, Paulina Olmedo, Kasandra Batres and Sebastian Batres; great-grandchildren, Sofia and Santiago Mendez; and siblings, Vicenta Batres, Javier Batres, Melecio Batres, Lucia Batres and Guadalupe Luevano.

Visitation will be held at St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church in Lakeport on Friday, June 23, from 3 to 6 p.m. with Rosary to follow at 6 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be at St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church on Saturday, June 24, at 10 a.m.

Arrangements by Chapel of the Lakes Mortuary, 707-263-0357 or 707-994-5611, or visit

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