ALICE, Texas — Manuel “Meme” Rios, 36 years old, passed away Monday January 18, 2010 in a Corpus Christi hospital. 

He was an avid Texas A&M football fan.

Survivors include his companion, Brenda Perez of Alice, Texas; two sons,   Adrian Rios of Houston, Texas, and Anthony Rios of Las Vegas, Nev.; one  daughter, Reiven Rios of Las Vegas, Nev.; his mother, Virginia “Vicky” (Marcos) Garza of Orange Grove, Texas; his maternal grandparents, George and Matilda Rios of Orange Grove, Texas; his brother,  Michael Rios of Orange Grove, Texas; two sisters, Melissa Rios of Orange Grove, Texas, and Lupita Alaniz of Orange Grove, Texas; and numerous nieces, cousins, aunts and uncles.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 20, 2010 from 2 to 9 p.m. at the Rosas Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas with a Rosary being recited at 7 p.m. that evening.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday January 21, 2010 at the St. John Of The Cross Cemetery in Orange Grove, Texas.  Burial will follow at the Orange Grove Cemetery.

Rosas Funeral Home Inc. entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

–Paid Obituary