ROBSTOWN - Abel Mejia Samaniego, Sr., 84, was called home by our Lord and Savior on December 30, 2016. He was born on October 26, 1932 in Dallas, Texas to Andres and Loreta Mejia Samaniego. He was a Catholic and a member of Knight of Columbus #3110. He will be dearly missed by all of his family and friends.

He is survived by his children, Estella Rivera, Esmeralda Samaniego, Rolando (Rosemary) Samaniego, Roel Samaniego, and Abel Samaniego, Jr.,; his brother, Manuel (Idalia) Samaniego; sister, Elizabeth “Lecha” S. (Fermin Hector) Cazo. He will also be missed by his 16 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends. 

A Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, January 6, 2017 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.