Roman M. "Chubby" Perez, 92 years old passed away Monday, December 26, 2016 at his residence after a long illness. He was retired from CPL after 35 years of service.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Melesio and Paula Martinez Perez, his wife, Esther R. Perez, his brothers and sisters. He is survived by his three daughters, Mary Ramirez of Kingsville, Texas, Delia (Rudy) Garza of Alice, Texas and Dalia (Amadeo) Garza of Corpus Christi, Texas, four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will begin on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 5 to 9 p.m. at Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Home in Alice with a Rosary at 6 p.m. that same evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Alice, Texas. Burial will follow at New Collins Cemetery in Alice, Texas. Condolence for the family may be left on website

Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Homes, Inc. entrusted with the arrangements.