Mr. Rios was born on Jan. 4, 1958 in Dimmitt to Manuel Rios, Sr. and Aurora Dominguez. Mr. Rios worked as a truck driver.
Survivors include his children, Presila A. (Jimmy) Torres of Yorktown, Sally A. Rios of Yorktown, Sonia L. (Joey) Perez of Pflugerville, Crystal L. (Caleb Brandon) Rios of Luling and Clarissa L. (Joe) Estrada of Vanderbilt; fifteen grandchildren; and siblings, Rosalinda Gonzales, Armando Rios, Susana Comings, Thomas Rios, Lonny Rios, Lucy Rios, Abby Rios and Abel Rios.
He was preceded in death by his parents and by a brother, Manuel Rios, Jr.
Visitation was held Monday, Dec. 17 at the Rhodes Chapel in Runge from 5 until 9 p.m. with a Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. that evening.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 10 a.m. at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Runge.
Burial followed in the Runge City Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Johnathon Torres, Jonathan Mokwa, Travis Broll, Cory Bruns.
Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Lopez, Jr., Jason Guzman, Triston Torres and Nicholas Perez.