LA JOYA - Rodolfo Valdez Jr., 25, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at his residence in La Joya. He was born on Aug. 2, 1987 in Mission.
Survivors include his parents, Rodolfo and Blanca Valdez; sisters, Esperanza Valdez and Brenda Valdez; maternal grandfather, Santos Alaniz; and paternal grandfather, Renato Valdez.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Maria Elia Alaniz, and paternal grandmother, Esperanza Valdez.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 18, from 2 to 9 p.m. with a service at 7 p.m. at Lord and I Memorial Chapel in Peñitas. A funeral service will be held on Friday, April 19, at 3 p.m. at the same location. Interment will follow at Havana City Cemetery.