Ramon Pena Jr., 75, died on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at his residence with his family by his side.

He was born on Dec. 25, 1933 in Kenedy to Ramon Pena Sr. and Apolonia Gonzalez Pena. He was a foreman in the construction industry. He was a member of the Crusillistas and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Guadalupe "Wally" Gonzalez.

Survivors are his wife, Teofila Pena of Robstown; his daughter, Guadalupe Pena of Tucson, Ariz.; his son, Francisco Pena of Robstown; his sister, Virginia Rosas of Corpus Christi; two brothers, Gilberto Pena of Fresno, Calif., and Juan Valdez of Robstown; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Friday, July 31, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 31, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed at St. Anthony Cemetery.

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