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Marcos Hinojosa

Fatally shot on March 8, 2017 in Houston, Texas.

Marcos passed away on the day after the shooting, on March 9th, 2017.

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  • Nickname:
    50 Marquitos
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    19 He loved his country. He was so proud to be a soldier.
    13 He loved his children dearly.
    15 A young man with a smile that could brighten your day!! I will always remember OIF 328th!! RIP Hin
    6 Turn me loose:lover boy
    7 Kind-hearted and very loving
    9 Funny - infectious smile
    11 Those pretty brown eyes๐Ÿ˜˜
    14 That mischievous smile๐Ÿ˜
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
    8 USAR
    11 United States Army
  • Schools attended:
  • Comments:
    19 Marcos served his country honorably for 12 years in US Army.
    15 He served 2 deployments.
    11 In a few hours years ago the United States of AMERICA was attacked.
    11 I remember being in Basic training and being scared shit less about me going to war.
    11 5 months later I was in combat.
    11 I will go to war any day to protect you and your families.
    23 RIP Marcos! You will be in our hearts forever!
    12 No Jelly!!! Always said that
    14 Love you bro! You served your country and that's all that needs to be said. TTBOYS 4LIFE B-aka PUNCH
    17 He loves cheese on everything.
    28 love you Marcos Hinojosa
    14 love you my brother, ren n stimpy forever!!!
    21 your smile could brighten up any room
    19 He is loved, always and forever!
    18 A friend for life and to the next. See you soon.
    20 You are so loved.
    11 He loves to dance
    19 He was so special.
    16 My heart hurts so much from missing you.
    11 My heart will never heal.
    16 He is forever loved and will never be forgotten.
    15 He lives forever in my heart and soul.
    12 Eternally grateful to have him in my life and is forever in my soul.
    15 I miss you Marcos! Forever broken! ๐Ÿ’”
    14 Your memory will always be! โค
    10 Missing u every day trying to wrap my head around this tragedy .rest in peace mijo Tia loves u
    14 miss you so much, so many great memories. A GREAT LOVING PERSON R.I.P.
    14 forever in our hearts
    15 I love you so much!
    4 Waiting for you to call me to pick you up ๐Ÿ˜ž love you Marquitos! Eternal brothers for life!
    6 Marquitos i will miss our monthly catch-ups. RIP Marquitos
    14 You are so missed๐Ÿ˜ข
    14 Cara de tu mama.โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜‡
    10 You are my sunshine on a rainy day๐ŸŒž๐Ÿ’ฅโ˜€๏ธ
    8 The world is not the same without you.
    10 I miss you so much๐Ÿ’”
    9 I miss you everyday I feel ur presence
    10 I love you!โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿ˜˜
    1 Happy Easter - never be the same without you.๐Ÿ˜ข
    5 I miss you๐Ÿ’”
    7 I love you! ๐Ÿ’”
    5 I miss you today as much as the day you left us
    3 My heart is shattered by missing you so.
    5 No one cares about the real truth๐Ÿ˜ข
    9 PTSD - our country needs to do better by our vets!
    7 So many questions! :(
    6 Love you bro !!
    8 He sent us a sign. The Bible made it home!
    6 You took care of our country, our country should take care of our veterans. B4 it's too late
    4 We miss you so much
    7 2 months it feels like yesterday. I love you so much. So hard without you๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ˜ข
    5 Another sign from you ๐Ÿ˜‡
    7 Your country failed you-PTSD
    9 Miss you. You were my best friend. Your country failed you๐Ÿ’”
    6 Prayers to Marcos family and to all who knew him.
    4 prayers for the family
    2 Miguel missing you bro Westside barrio
    2 Freestyle industry on Friday mosca
    7 Dancing in the sky๐Ÿ˜‡๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ’ซโ˜„๏ธ
    8 My best friend and keeper of my secrets. I love you so much๐Ÿ˜˜
    4 3 months๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข
    6 Miss you bro not a day goes by I don't think of you
    5 There is only darkness without you - everyday harder to stay. Hope to see you soon ๐ŸŒ•
    3 Happy Father's Day!๐ŸŒŸLittle boy๐Ÿ˜
    8 Justice for Marcos-she threatened to have you killed!
    3 Forever in my heartโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ
    6 3 people jumped him - where is the justice?
    5 I love you to the moon and back
    3 Always the protector๐Ÿ”†
    4 PTSD sucks
    1 It is raining Marcos - what's good today?
    4 Thank you for your service - 91st failed you - your country failed you๐Ÿ˜ฉ
    17 Captain Rivas did not follow orders!
    4 You live in my heartโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ
    5 Justice for Marcos๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ
    5 How many other people did she threaten?
    4 Pretty boy
    4 Where are the witnesses that saw him walking?
    5 Who was the 3rd person that night
    3 So many unanswered questions?
    2 She greenlighted you - where is the justice for that?
    4 She threatened to kill you on multiple occasions
    6 See her threats on her fb account
    4 Happy 4th of July - I love you๐Ÿ˜˜
    2 4 months ๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ
    3 Ok little boy what did i tell you about the grass๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’™
    4 5 months since that God awful call - wishing i could turn time back. ๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ž
    4 5 long sad months
    3 Love u chingosโค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜
    2 Yup yup!
    2 Thinking about you brotherโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ
    2 KARMA!!!!!!
    1 Too many snakes
    1 ๐ŸŽ—๐ŸŽ—๐ŸŽ—๐Ÿ’ซโค๏ธ๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ˜”๐Ÿ˜ž๐Ÿ˜ข
    3 I miss you - life sucks without you๐Ÿ˜ข
    2 ๐ŸŽ—๐ŸŽ—๐ŸŽ—๐ŸŽ—๐ŸŽ—๐ŸŽ—๐Ÿ’ซ๐ŸŒน๐Ÿ˜‡
    3 May GOD bless you and give your wonderful mother peace.
    1 ๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ’˜๐Ÿ’โ˜ฏ๏ธโœ๏ธ๐ŸŒ€
    1 Rainy days.
    1 ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ˜‡โค๏ธ
    2 Check mate - love u
    1 6 months๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข
    1 โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ
    1 9/11 - day 189๐Ÿ˜ข
    3 miss you hinny-j, love you bro!
    1 World is spinning without you๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข
    1 I love you and miss you so much
    5 Miss my brother๐Ÿ’” ๐Ÿ˜ž ~Benito
    1 It hurts too much
    1 It is raining again.
    1 7 months ๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข - when will this nightmare every end. I love you little boyโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ
    2 7 mo-217days๐Ÿ˜ข. I love you little boy always have and always will.
    3 I will fight for you til the day i die and then for eternity.
    3 you saved me in kuwait... you'll never even know how much you did for me. I will always miss you.
    7 Be seeing you soonโค๏ธ
    3 Happy Halloweenie๐ŸŽƒ๐Ÿ‘ปโ˜ ๏ธ
    3 Happy dia de los muertos
    1 8 months since the awful call
    1 Day 247๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข
    2 8 months today๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜ข. I miss you so much!
    2 Happy Veteranโ€™s Day - i miss you so much canโ€™t wait to see you๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ’”
    2 Missing you brother....
    1 In my heart 24/7โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ same as always
    2 Happy Turkey day
    1 A very hard dayโค๏ธ 24/7โค๏ธ
    2 Day 269
    1 It is snowingโ„๏ธโ˜ƒ๏ธโ›„๏ธ
    2 9 months - i miss you๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”
    1 Good morning brother! Missing you today but I know your with us today !

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