Alfonso V. Araujo, age 63, passed away December 22, 2015, in Alice, Texas. He was born November 25, 1952, in Alice, Texas to Jose Araujo and Santos Valadez Araujo. He was known for his love of sports and will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jose Araujo; nephew, Joey Rodriguez; grandmother, Domitila Valadez; and grandfather, Donaciano Valadez.

He is survived by his mother, Santos “Santa” Araujo of Alice, Texas; two brothers, Antero (Mary) Araujo and Armando (Nivia) Araujo; one sister, Mandy (Wally) Rodriguez all of Alice, Texas; nieces and nephews, Omar (Jessica) Rodriguez, Joe (Gracie) Araujo, Lissa (Ray) Rodriguez, Mari Araujo, Berna Araujo, and Kayla Araujo; great nieces and great nephews, Anthony Rodriguez, Mando R. Araujo, Evelyn Araujo, Raeliegh Salinas, and Aniston Rodriguez.

Visitation will be held Saturday, December 26, 2015, from 10 am till 12 p.m. at Rosas Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas. A Rosary will begin at 12 p.m. Saturday, December 26, 2015 followed by a funeral service at Rosas Funeral Home Chapel that same day. Burial to follow at La Bandera Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements entrusted with ROSAS FUNERAL HOME, INC.