Gabriel Perez Jr.
Gabriel “Chuy” Perez, 70, of Uvalde died on June 22, 2018, at his residence.
He was born on Jan. 24, 1948, in Uvalde to Manuela (Gutierrez) and Gabriel Perez Sr.
He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers; Jose Angel Perez, Antonio Perez, Armando Perez, Raymond D. Perez and Enrique Perez; one sister, Estella Perez; and son, Gabriel Cruz Perez III.
Perez is survived by his wife of 51 years, Frances Cruz Perez, of Uvalde; daughter, Jennifer Quintana and husband, Celestino, of Gardendale; daughter-in-law, Dora Elia Perez of Uvalde; and brother-in-law, Mario Cruz, both of Uvalde; two brothers, Andres Perez of Sabinal and Juan Manuel Perez of Uvalde; four grandchildren, Angelica Rodriguez of Gardendale, and Alec Perez, Joseph Perez and Gabriel Perez IV, all of Uvalde; and his canine companion, Honey Perez.
A visitation was held on Sunday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., and a rosary was recited at 7 p.m., both at the Chapel of Serenity at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home.
A mass of Christian burial was held Monday at 11:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Interment will be held at a later date.
Pallbearers were Camilo Cortez, Roy Torres, Juan Ybarra, Ramiro Salazar, Jose Perez and Jacob Perez.
Hillcrest Memorial, www.hillcrestmemorialfuneralhome.com