Arturo H. Vasquez, Sr., 68, went to be with our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Arturo was a Catholic and a member of the Knights of Columbus #3110 and the Parish Council. Mr. Vasquez was a general manager of a local tire shop prior to retirement. He proudly served our country in the US Air Force. He will be dearly missed by all of his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Armando and Aurelia Hernandez Vasquez; his brother, Armando Vasquez, Jr.; his sister, Alicia Avalos; and two step-sons, Leo Ybarra and Jody Ybarra.

The family he leaves to cherish his memories is his loving wife of 21 years of marriage, Elida Vasquez; his children, Arturo (Brenda) Vasquez, Jr., Rhonda (Ruben) Villalobos, Kimberly (Mauro) Jasso; his step-daughters, Belinda Ybarra and Ludy Ybarra; his brothers, Amador (Sylvia) Vasquez and Adolfo (Janie) Vasquez; four sisters, Sara (Raul) Zuniga, Aurora (Arturo) Lopez, Amelia (Nick) Adamez, and Albesa Vasquez. He was also blessed with eight grandchildren, Kaylan (Jacob) Vasquez, Ruben Villalobos, III, Rheanna Villalobos, Raelyn Villalobos, Roslyn Villalobos, Kristen Vasquez, Marissa Jasso, Jenna Jasso, eight step-grandchildren, Gabriel, Jesse Ray, Marisa, Brando, Joe, Daniel, Hilary, Linda Marie, one great-grandchild, Jaylan Moreno, 10 step great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, his special companion his dog “JB” and other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, March 27, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 28, 2015 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.