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Get to know the McCaleb Funeral Home staff, dedicated to helping families celebrate a life lived, with years of experience caring for families from all walks of life. We provide peace of mind, available 24/7 for your convenience.


Mr. Mark B. McCaleb

Funeral Director, Owner

Locations: Sacred Park Cemetery (Mercedes) & McCaleb Funeral Home (Weslaco)

Mark was born and raised in Weslaco, TX, where he grew up with three brothers, Charles who passed away in 1998, Harold, and George. Mark graduated high school from Marine Military Academy and attended mortuary school in Houston, where he earned his embalming and funeral directors license from the College of Commonwealth in Houston.

Mark’s grandfather, Fred Sr. purchased the funeral home from Weldon Martin in 1963. His father, Fred Jr. ran the funeral home for many years and later sold to Mark.

In the meantime, Mark started Sacred Park Cemetery and Crematory and now is involved in managing Sacred Park Cemetery & Crematory and McCaleb Funeral Home.

Mark and wife, Carla, have three boys, Bradley, Riley and Patrick, who were also born and raised in Weslaco. Mark is very involved in the community and serves on the Ambulance Board, Aurora House, Weslaco City Board of Appeals, and is the current chair for Weslaco 100, which is the celebration of Weslaco’s birthday, taking place in December 2019.

Mark prides himself on his integrity and service to families in need. He attends annual seminars and has recently attended ICCFA University where he became certified as a Funeral Celebrant.

Mrs. Carla McCaleb

Funeral Director, Owner

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Carla was born in Weslaco, TX and raised in Donna, where she grew up with three brothers, Alan, John, and Daryl, and one sister, Kara. She graduated high school in Donna and earned a BA in Marketing at Pan American University. When she and husband, Mark purchased the funeral home, she earned her funeral director’s license from the College of Commonwealth in Houston.

Carla serves on the board of the Weslaco Chamber of Commerce, has been a Chamber Ambassador for many years and is a member of the Weslaco Literary Review Club. She attended Leadership Mid Valley in 2008 and has completed numerous marathons and half marathons, including Boston, New York, and Washington DC, to name a few.

Carla saw a need for grief support and has held a local grief support group on the first Thursday of each month since 2016. She is passionate about helping families during their time of need and beyond and is open to ideas of how to improve the support group.

Mr. Horace Caldwell


Mr. Jonathan Daryl Smith

Headstone Designer 

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Ms. Vicky Ortiz

Office Manager

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Mr. Ricardo Olmedo


Locations: Sacred Park Cemetery (Mercedes) & McCaleb Funeral Home (Weslaco)

Ms. Linda Ortiz

Sales Consultant

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Commitment to family, dedication to quality.