Jesus Mendez De Los Santos, 77, died on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009.

He was born in Gonzales on March 23, 1931 to Miguel and Ramona Mendez De Los Santos. He was a longtime resident of Robstown and a former member of the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Dominga De Los Santos; and his daughters, San Juanita and Jesus De Los Santos.

He is survived by his children, Teresa (Ernesto) Mendoza, Maria Jesusa (Jose) Maldonado, Berta De Los Santos, Ramona De Los Santos, Irma Elizondo and Jose Jesus De Los Santos, all of Robstown; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 3 and 4, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at St. Mary's Mission in Robstown. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.