He was preceded in death by his wife, Adela Rios Montez of San Angelo, Texas, in February of this year; his parents, Emilio and Micaela Montez; his step-father, Pilar Olvera; brothers, Antonio, Santiago, Domingo, Esmerijildo and Guadalupe Montez; and sister, Trinidad M. Garcia.
He is survived by his sister, Ofilia Olvera Loya(Derlin) of Beeville; his sons, George, Robert and John Richard; daughters, Maria Elva Munoz and Mary Alice Diaz, all of California. He is also survived by several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces of the Montez, Garcia, Arriola, Pastrano and Loya families.
A memorial service was held at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel in Beeville on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011, at 2 p.m. with Father Richard officiating. Inurnment services were in California.
Oak Park Funeral Chapel