Ricardo C. Suarez, 84, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009.

He was born on Feb. 7, 1925 in Robstown to Rafael and Petra Cantu Blanco. He was employed with Corn Product for 30 years.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Teresa C. Suarez; his sister Christina Bosquez; his two brothers, Raul Saurez and Lito Saurez.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Josie Suarez of Corpus Christi; his children, Jose Suarez, Leslie Nicole Suarez (Frank) Ramon, Richard (Alma) Suarez Jr., all of Corpus Christi, Millie (George) Garcia of Houston, Jerry (Sandra) Suarez of Robstown, and Diana Esquivel of San Antonio; his two brothers, Daniel (Nicolasa) Suarez of Lubbock, and Cecilio Suarez of San Antonio; his sister, Dolores Charo of Robstown; 14 grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 25, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown.

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