As of Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Ruben Vela Sr., 76, of Edinburg, Texas died on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in McAllen, Texas.
He was born Jan. 1, 1938.
He is survived by one sister, Mary Garza; one brother, Geronamo Vela; six daughters, Maggie Castro, Victoria Tovar, Lupe Castro, Gracie Montelongo, Cyndi Medina and Eliza Vela; two sons, Ruben Vela Jr. and Aaron Vela.
A memorial service will be held Monday, April 28, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Valley Hills Funeral Home in Sunnyside.
Valley Hills Funeral Home in Sunnyside is in care of arrangements.