As of Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Roberto C. Licea (also known as "Bobby"), 29, of Sunnyside went home on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013. He was born May 31, 1984 in Los Angles, Calif. to Ignacia Medina and Salvador Licea. He was a very hard worker and a good father to his two adorable children, whom he loved very much and could not be apart from, Mariah and Robert Jr. Bobby was taken from us too soon with so much life ahead of him. He will be greatly missed by all those that loved him. He may be gone, but will forever be in our hearts. Bobby is survived by his two children, Mariah and Robert Jr.; his mother, Ignacia Medina; his father, Salvador Licea; brothers, Hector Zavala, Jose J. Medina and Alejandro "Junior" Solis; sisters, Alida Licea and Victoria Ruiz; and his girlfriend and mother of his two children, Esmeralda Ochoa. Viewing and visitation will be held today, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, from 1 to 8 p.m., with recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. at Valley Hills Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday Aug. 9, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Valley Hills Funeral Home in Sunnyside, with graveside services to follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside. Valley Hills Funeral Home in Sunnyside is in care of all arrangements.