Jose G. Villarreal “Che” 71, went home to be with our Lord and the Angels on January 3, 2013. He was born on August 27, 1941 in Taft, Texas and raised in Robstown, Texas. He will be dearly missed.

Jose is preceded in death by his parents, Jose Angel and Eudelia Villarreal; a brother, Jose Luis Villarreal and a sister, Manuela Villarreal.

Jose is survived by his four brothers, Pedro G. (Sylvia) Villarreal, Abraham Villarreal of Corpus Christi, Texas, Domingo C. Villarreal of Robstown, Texas, Savas (Bonnie) Villarreal of Laredo, Texas; one sister, Melba Villarreal of Corpus Christi, Texas. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

During the last years of his life, he was tenderly cared for by members of his loving family and several very special caregivers. The family would like to extend our sincere gratitude to all the staff of Corpus Christi Nursing and Rehabilitation and the Dubuis Hospital.

Visitation will begin on Sunday, January 6, 2013 from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas with a rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. that same evening. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, January 7, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.