MISSION - Rogelio Rios, 67, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 at Solara Hospital of McAllen.
Mr. Rios was born Oct. 5, 1946 in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico to the late Rogelio and Arnulfa Pinedo (Torres) Rios Valdez. He worked as a welder for over 35 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Nora Lee Villarreal Rios and his parents.
Survivors include a son, Rolando Torres; daughter, Cecilia Flores; 10 brothers and sisters; and four grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be held on Monday, Dec. 9, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens in Mission.