Francisco "Panco" R. Molina Sr., 86, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010.

He was born on April 3, 1924 to Rafael and Jesusa Rangel Molina.

He was a resident of Robstown most of his life and was a member of Jesus is Alive Worship Center in Robstown.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Ignacio "Nacho" Molina.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Josefina A. Molina of Robstown; his children, Herlinda Escareno, Frank "Chico" (Sally) Molina, Valentin (Anna) Molina, Esperanza (Jesse) Cantu, Rafael (Maria) Molina, and Juan Domingo Molina, all of Robstown; 26 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.

A prayer service was held at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11, 2010 and Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The funeral service was conducted at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. Interment followed at Robstown Cemetery.

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