Sylvestre Aleman Jr., 55, died Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2008.

He was a Catholic and a lifelong resident of Robstown. He was born March 10, 1953 in Robstown to Sylvestre Aleman Sr. and Beatriz Garcia Aleman.

Survivors are his wife, Yolanda Z. Aleman; his children, Julio Aleman, Sylvestre Aleman III, Juan Manuel Aleman Sr. and Danny Gonzalez; his parents, Sylvestre and Beatriz Aleman Sr.; three brothers, Enrique Aleman, Danny Aleman, all of Robstown, and Victor Aleman of Corpus Christi; two sisters, Lupe Aleman of Corpus Christi, and Maria Ester Aleman of Houston; 16 grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Burial followed at St. Anthony Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.