Rafael V. ‘Fel’ Perez, 87, of Pearsall, died on June 8, 2021, in San Antonio. He was born on May 2, 1934, in Pearsall to Jose B. Perez and Inez V. Perez.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Olga H. Perez, children Norma H. Perez, Rafael Perez Jr., Artemio H. Perez and Carlos “Charlie” H. Perez and numerous brothers and sisters.
Perez is survived by his son Oscar H. Perez (Senaida) of Rosenberg, sister Lydia P. Trevino of Boerne, seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers included Ralph Perez III, David Perez, Danny Perez, Jason Perez, Robert Maldonado, Rey Maldonado III., Daniel Holt, and Daniel Waring. Honorary pallbearers were Noe Obregon and Joe Vela.
Visitation was held on Friday, June 11 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. Rosary was recited at 9 a.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Mass followed at 10 a.m. Interment concluded at the Pearsall Catholic Cemetery West Side.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.