Juan Lara, Sr., 91, went to be with our Heavenly Father on Saturday, November 28, 2015. He was born on March 8, 1924 in Robstown, Texas to Felix and Juana Rodriguez Lara. He was an owner and operator of a trucking company. Juan was a loving and caring father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend who will be dearly missed.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Guadalupe Ponce Lara; his son, Carlos Lara and his daughter, Ofelia Rosas.
He is survived by his children, Juan (Estella) Lara, Jr., Felix (Gloria) Lara, Carmen (Juan) Rodriguez, Ramiro (Sylvia) Lara; two sisters, Elijia Soto and Isabel Leal. He will also be missed by his twenty-four grandchildren, forty-one great-grandchildren, fourteen great-great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.
A Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 4, 2015 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery.
Arrangements Entrusted To: Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.