Robert T. Vasquez of Uvalde passed away on July 7, 2017 at the Uvalde Memorial Hospital at the age of 55. He was born on December 11, 1961 in Uvalde to Delfino Santiago and Viviana (Trevino) Vasquez.
He married Julia Acuña on May 27, 1989 in Uvalde.
He is survived by his wife, Julia A. Vasquez of Uvalde; daughters Mayra Vasquez and Sabrina Vasquez, both of Uvalde, and Samantha Vasquez of San Antonio; son Robert A. Vasquez, Jr., of Uvalde; three grandchildren; sisters Mary Santos and Ruby Garza, both of Uvalde; brother Alfredo Almendarez of Carrizo Springs; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Delfino and Viviana Vasquez; and his brother, Ruben T. Vasquez.
A rosary will be held on Sunday and Monday at 7:00 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jimmy Munoz, Larry Munoz, Domingo Velasquez, Fidencio Rivera, Johnny Trevino, and Esteban Rodriguez.
My condolences to the family. R.I.P. Brother.
Greg AlvarezFort Worth, TX
I worked with Robert at MG Building Materials in Uvalde. I had the pleasure of meeting his family. Robert was a great friend, wonderful husband and father. I have the greatest respect and admiration for a true friend. My prayers are with the family. Robert will be missed by all. Amen
Bonnie Ramsey MayesCorpus Christi, TX
He was a great Man I am so sorry for the lost of El primo Robert
I didn't know till today Will b there for you'll tomorrow
Donald. TrevinoUvalde, TX
My sincerest condolences for your loss.
Lisa LaCroixUvalde, TX
I worked with Robert at MG. He was a damn good man! I'm very sorry to hear of his passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Michael MattieSilver City, NM
My condolences to the Vasquez family
Irene GarzaUvalde, TX