Rafael Montalvo, Jr. “Junior”, 51, went to be with our Lord on Friday, March 13, 2015. He was born on August 3, 1963 in Robstown, Texas to Rafael Montalvo, Sr. and Dalia Alaniz Montalvo. He was the owner and operator of Montalvo Trucking and also employed for 35 years with Whitey Patten/Lonestar Transportation. Rafael was a Catholic and member of St. Pius X Mission in Sandia, Texas and he will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Reynaldo Montalvo.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 21 years, Alma Garcia Montalvo; his children, Rafael ‘Tres” Montalvo, III, Oscar Miguel Montalvo, Roberto Augustin Montalvo, Marco Alfredo Montalvo, and Mia Anastasia Montalvo; two brothers, Ramiro (Rosie) Montalvo, and Willie Montalvo; four sisters, Elena Montalvo, Yolanda Luna (George Martinez), Belinda (John) Lozano, and Jolyne (Heriberto) Cantu. He will also be missed by numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

A Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 16, 2015 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 1 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow to Robstown Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted To: Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.