Mamerto Perez, Jr., 78, went to be with our Heavenly Father on January 09, 2014. He was born on April 28, 1935 in Robstown, Texas to Mamerto Perez, Sr. and Angelita Castellano Perez. He was a Catholic and lived most of his life in Robstown. Mamerto was employed with A.O. Smith Factory for 30 years. He was a loving and caring husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend and he will be dearly missed.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his son, Mamerto Perez, III; one brother, Elias Perez; and three sisters, Ninfa Calderon and Adelina Perez and Crus Basadua.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years of marriage, Ydolina B. Perez; his children, Adam Perez, Oscar (Maureen) Perez, Michael Perez, Edward (Jan) Perez, and Angela Rocha; his brother, Gilberto Perez and his sister, Juanita “Janie” Kotton. He was also blessed with seven grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 beginning at 10 a.m. at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 1 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to: Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.