George R. Perez, 50, died Thursday, July 17, 2008.

He was born April 27, 1958 in Corpus Christi to Pablo Perez and Estella Ramirez Perez. He was employed with Lanco as a welder and fitter, and was also a veteran of the United States National Guard.

He was preceded in death by her father.

Survivors include his wife of 31 years, Mary Ann Perez; his mother, Estella Ramirez Perez; two sons, Pablo Perez and Alejandro "Alex" Perez, both of Banquete; two brothers, Sammy Perez and Humberto "Beto" (Citalyn) Perez, both of Banquete; his sister, Victoria Perez (Raymond) Torres of Corpus Christi; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 19, and Sunday, July 20, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, July 21, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed in Banquete Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.