Modesto S. Rios Jr., 76, died on January 14, 2022. He was born on October 13, 1945, to Modesto and Lorenza Rios.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his brothers Erasmo Rios, Arturo Rios and grandson Joshua Rios.
Rios is survived by his wife Anita Rios, children Eudelia “Lela” (Jeff) Yarbrough, Irene (Tirso) Ramirez, Juan (Jessica) Rios and Eliseo (Minerva) Rios, siblings Celia Martinez, Juanita Perez and Cristella Rinas. He is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Juan Rios, Eliseo Rios, Elijah Rios, Jaime Rios, Blayde Martinez, Raul Gonzalez III “Tres”, Anthony Zertuche and Geraldo Reyna.
Visitation will be held on Monday, January 17 at Peters Funeral Home from 5 to 9 p.m. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, January 18 at 10 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed at the Cristo Rey Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.