Juan Suarez, 61, passed away on May 3, 2011. He was born on Sept. 17, 1949 in Robstown to Rafael and Manuela Gonzalez Suarez.

He was a resident of Robstown.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Delia Suarez; second wife, Gloria Saldivar; and his brothers, Rafael Suarez and Julio Suarez.

He is survived by his children, Cynthia (Jose Luis Aleman) Longoria, Irene Rendon, Juan B. (Noemi Ramon) Suarez, all of Robstown, Sandra Herrera, Arlina Suarez, both of Austin, Aida Hernandez and Delia Suarez, both of Corpus Christi; his brothers and sisters, Oralia (Fidel Almendarez) Mungia and Mario Suarez of Lewisville, Hilda Solis of Corpus Christi, and Albert Suarez of Robstown; 26 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown.

The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 5, 2011 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown. Burial followed at St. Anthony's Cemetery.

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