Gilbert T. Ovalle Jr., 57, born Aug. 23, 1957, in Robstown, died March 9, 2008, in Fresno, Calif.

He was a carman for Southern Pacific Railroad for 20 years.

He is survived by his wife, Rosa (Silva) Ovalle; children, Sammy, Rene and Rosemary; parents, Gilbert Sr. and Olivia Ovalle; sisters Amalia Vinton, Gloria Barrientez and Lisa Martinez; brothers Jerry, Daniel and Johnny Ovalle; and seven grandchildren.

Memorial Mass was held Friday, March 14, at St. Anthony Claret Catholic Church in Fresno.

Fresno Funeral Chapel, Fresno, Calif.