Juan Francisco Pena De Los Santos, 58, passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2010.

He was born on Oct. 4, 1951 in Knox City to Tomas De Los Santos and Victoria P. Vargas.

He was a welder for Fulton Construction for 20 years and a 4th degree member of the Knights of Columbus.

He was preceded in death by his father, Tomas De Los Santos Sr.; his brother, Tomas De Los Santos Jr., two sisters, Irma Ramirez and Norma De Los Santos; and his great-grandson, Nathan Martinez.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Graciela De Los Santos of Robstown; his son, Gilbert (Veronica) De Los Santos of Robstown; four daughters, Isabel (Carlos) Garcia, Irene (Gabriel Sr.) Martinez, Melissa (Manuel Jr.) Leal, and Monica (Joe) Luna, all of Robstown; his mother, Victoria P. Vargas of Robstown; nine brothers, Santiago De Los Santos, Rudy Hinojosa, Jesse (Beatrice) Hinojosa, all of Robstown, Frank Ruben Hinojosa of Corpus Christi, Gilbert (Joni) Guerrero of Detroit, Mich., Miguel (Marzlou) De Los Santos, Tony (Maria) De Los Santos-Hunt, Albert De Los Santos, and Robert De Los Santos, all of Houston; four sisters, Sara De Los Santos of Robstown, Ofelia Acosta of Garland, Sandy (Jesse) Hinojosa of Corpus Christi, and Esperanza (Victoria) De Los Santos of Victoria; his step-father, Francisco B. (Alicia) Hinojosa of Robstown; 16 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown.

The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown.

Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.