Felipe Caballero, Jr., 97, was called home by our Heavenly Father on Friday, January 11, 2013. He was born on October 27, 1915 in Doctor Gonzalez, Mexico to Felipe and Gabriella Martinez Caballero, Sr. He was a Catholic who lived most of his life in Robstown and retired from South Texas Construction after several years of hard work and dedication. He will be dearly missed by all of his family, friends, and everyone who knew him.
He goes home to reunite with his parents, his wife, Josefina Caballero, one son, Felipe Caballero, III, a son-in-law, Estevan Serna, and several brothers and sisters whom preceded him in death.
Felipe is survived by his six children, Maria (Bernardo) Gonzalez of Robstown, Texas, Maria Odilia Serna of Banquete, Texas, Gabriella (Ramiro) De Leon of Baytown, Texas, Fernando (Janie) Caballero, Sylvia (Juan) Gonzalez, Anabell C. (Joe Hinojosa) Croan of Robstown, Texas; one brother, Felix Caballero of Corpus Christi, Texas, and one sister, Josefina Torres of Robstown, Texas. He was also blessed and adored by his 22 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, 7 great great grandchildren, as well as, many other relatives and friends who loved him dearly.
A Holy Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 14, 2013 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10am on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Interment followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.
Arrangements entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.