MISSION – Roel Longoria, 85, passed away on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Mission Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Survivors include his children Roel Longoria, Oscar Lee Longoria, Ronnie Longoria and Martin Longoria; siblings, Salvador Longoria Jr., Leofredo Longoria, Iris Whitney and Irma Petty; and eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, of 55 years, Manuela C. Longoria; parents, Salvador and Beatrice Longoria; brother, Rolando Longoria; and great-grandson, Daemin Wyett Acevedo.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 12, from 1 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. A funeral mass will be held Friday, Jan. 13, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Burial follows at Garden of Angels Cemetery.