Ruben Gomez Jr., 47, passed away December 7, 2015. He was born August 16, 1968 in Alice, Texas to Ruben Gomez Sr. and Alma Garcia.

Ruben is survived by his son, Ruben Gomez III of San Diego, Texas; daughter, Jennifer Marie Gomez of Edinburg, Texas; mother, Alma Custer of Corpus Christi, Texas; father, Ruben Gomez Sr. of Mathis, Texas; sisters, Ruby M. Parker of Corpus Christi, Texas, Christie L. Garcia of Corpus Christi, Texas, Lily Amanda Gomez of Alice, Texas and Mary Angel Gomez of Beeville, Texas. Other survivors include nieces and nephew he helped raise, Ciara Parker, Rebecca Parker, Alexis Parker and Robert Parker; six grandchildren; four great nephews and one great niece.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 10, 2015, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Rosas Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas with a Rosary being recited at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 11, 2015, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow at the Roberson Collins Cemetery.

Funeral Arrangements Entrusted to ROSAS FUNERAL HOME