Arturo "Turi" Enrique Perez, 63, died Thursday, May 22, 2008.

He was born June 18, 1944, in Robstown to Julio and Sofia Caserez Perez. He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, and of the Carpenter Labor Management Union.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a grandson, Javier Sanchez.

Survivors include his wife, Erlinda Perez of Robstown; his stepmother, Juanita Perez of Robstown; his children, Belinda S. Perez (Guero) of Robstown, Sagrario "Saggy" Lopez, Raquel Perez, both of San Antonio, San Jauna Cogan of Temple, Norma Bazan and Jose M. Sanchez, both of Corpus Christi, Ovidio (Elvira) Perez, Raul R. Perez, Julio Perez Jr., Arturo (Delma) Perez, Salvador (Nora E.) Perez, Enrique (Marcy) Perez, Guadalupe (Mary Alice) Perez, Emilio Perez, Nick Perez, Erik Perez, all of Robstown, Dorelia (Joey) Moreno, Dubelsa (Baldo) Moreno, both of Corpus Christi, and Sonia Perez of Robstown; his half-brothers, Alfonso Herrera and Benardo Herrera, both of Robstown; 12 grandchildren, Anita Bazan, Michelle Y. Haywood, Natalia Hernandez, David Bazan, Mary L. Flores, Sara A. Flores, Ricky A. Gonzales, Danielle A. Mendez, David Mendez Jr., Sabrina M. Lopez, Victoria L. Gonzales and Oscar Lopez Jr.; 14 great-grandchildren; and numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday, May 25 and 26, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed in Robstown Memorial Park.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.