Vicente M. Vera Sr., 91, died Friday, April 4, 2008. He was born on January 22, 1917 in Calvert to Juan Vera and Maria Muniz.

He was preceded in death by his three sons, Jesus Ricardo Vera, Vicente Vera Jr., and Raul Luna and one daughter Carmen Zapata.

He is survived by his children, Rosa Rocha of Plano; Junaita Hernandez, and Dora Rodriguez, both of Dallas; David Rodriguez, Librado Martinez Jr., both of Corpus Christi; Pablo Rodriguez of Robstown and Juan Manuel Vera of Minnesota; his son-in-law, Benjamin Rocha Sr. of Wichita Falls, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 7, 2008, at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown.

The funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2008 at Ramon Funeral Chapel in Robstown.

Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.