Roberto Morales Jr., 74, passed away on Monday, July 4, 2011.

He was born on Jan. 19, 1937 in Gonzales to Roberto and Liandra Perez Morales Sr. He was a retired carpenter and a member of Filadelfia Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five sisters, Julia Gonzalez, Isabel Martinez, Pascuala Aleman, Guadalupe Zamora and Inez Carrion; three brothers, Roman Morales, Nino Morales and Nayo Morales; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Alma Marroquin Morales of Robstown; six children, Daisy (Clark Rea) Morales of Houston, Roberto (Susie) Morales III, of Kingsville, Perla (Alex) Herrera of Houston, Linda (Art) Berlanga of Corpus Christi, Sonia (Albert) Stout of Alice and Jimmy Morales Sr. of Houston; one brother, Juan Morales of Wolfforth; one sister, Catarina Gatica of Lubbock; one brother-in-law, Aurelio Marroquin of Robstown; 12 grandchildren, Joy Gutierrez, Jolynn (Rhudell) Turner, Elizabeth Morales, Bianca Velasquez, Jimmy Morales Jr., Joslin Robledo, Jade Rea, Michelle Cervantes, Melissa Cervantes, Arty Berlanga, AB Stout and Alyssa Stout; four great-grandchildren, Ava Mia Zamora, Alex Garcia IV, Mikaela Morales and Hayden Berlanga; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The funeral service was conducted at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2011 at Iglesia Filadelfia in Robstown. Interment followed at San Pedro Cemetery in Odem.

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