Manuel "Popcorn" G. Perez Jr., 63, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010.

He was born on May 27, 1947 in Robstown to Manuel and Flora Garza Perez Sr. He was a Catholic and a longtime resident of Robstown.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Martha Imelda Perez; his son, Manuel Perez Jr., his daughter, Melinda Patricia Perez; his brothers, Henry Perez and Margarito Perez; and his two sisters, Ramona Trevino and Pauline Ruiz.

He is survived by his daughter, Michelle (Roland Sr.) Martinez of Robstown; his son, Alfred "Freddy" Martinez of Robstown; sisters, Minga Bayardo of San Angelo, and Janie Rached of Corpus Christi; five grandchildren, Roland Ryan Martinez Jr., Imelda Patricia Martinez, Jarred R. Martinez, Jennifer R. Martinez and Jacob M. Martinez; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010 and Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown.

The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 15, 2010 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Robstown. Interment followed at St. Anthony's Cemetery in Robstown.

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