ROBSTOWN - Roel “Roy” Ayala, 58, was called by our Lord and Savior on August 17, 2017. He was born on November 16, 1958 in Robstown, Texas to Panfilo and Ernestina Rendon Ayala. He was a long life resident of Robstown and an avid New York Yankees fan. He will be dearly missed by all of his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his father, Panfilo Ayala; his son, Manuel Ayala; and a brother, Raul R. Ayala.

He is survived by his mother, Ernestina R. Ayala; his sister, Oralia “Laly” (Joe) Gamez; his brother, Rene R. Ayala; special niece, Claudette Gamez, Cindy Benavides, Javier Gamez; his goddaughter, Devon Garcia, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

A Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.