Marcelino M. Arroyos Sr.
Marcelino M. Arroyos, Sr., 83, of Uvalde died on Aug. 13, 2019, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Jan. 31, 1936, in Dilley to Refugia (Mendoza) and Pedro Arroyos.
He married Rosa Ramos on June 7, 1969, in Uvalde.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, of Uvalde; six sons, Marcelino Arroyos Jr. of Austin, Eduardo Arroyos and wife, Rachel, Juan Arroyos, Javier Gonzales, and Justin Arroyos and wife, Candice, all of Uvalde, and Pedro Gonzales and wife, Tiffany, of San Antonio; nine daughters, Rosie Cosme and husband, Ezekiel, of Minnesota, Maria Melendez and husband, Isaac, Luisana Arroyos and Destiny Arroyos, all of Uvalde, Myra Monroe of San Antonio, Cruz Rebecca Rodriguez, Mary Esther Kirk and Dora Salazar, all of Austin and Leticia Rodriguez of Florida; two sisters, Amada Quijano of California and Annie Hernandez and husband, Ismael, of Odessa; two brothers, Paul Arroyos and wife, Maggie, of Odessa and Pedro Arroyos and wife, Gloria, of California; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Arroyos was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Herlinda Gomez; and three brothers, Simon Arroyos, Francisco Arroyos and Luis Manuel Arroyos.
Cremation was under the direction of Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com