He was born on Jan. 8, 1952 to Jose Maria Perez and Porfiria Martinez in Three Rivers. He was married to Carmen Perez on Sept. 22, 1973 in Three Rivers. He was employed at the Valero Refinery in Three Rivers and was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Three Rivers.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Juan Perez; and a sister, Rosalinda Perez.
He is survived by his wife, Carmen Perez of Three Rivers; two daughters, Rebecca (Lance) Pullin of Whitsett, and Christian Perez of Three Rivers; one son, Louis Jon Perez of Austin; five brothers, Jose M. Perez, Jr. of Victoria; Domingo Perez of Pettus, Mike Perez of Corpus Christi, Lionel Perez of Victoria, and Martin Perez of Victoria; four sisters, Felipa Lara of El Campo, Mary Garcia of Arcadia, FL, Adelfa Perez of Battle Creek, MI, Anabel Castillo of San Angelo; and three grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Feb. 6, at Galloway and Sons Chapel in Three Rivers, from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m., with rosary at 7 p.m.
Funeral will be held on Saturday, Feb. 7 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Three Rivers at 2:30 p.m., with burial following at the Three Rivers Cemetery in Three Rivers, with Father Ryszard Zielinski officiating.
Pallbearers include Louis Jon Perez, Martin Perez, Domingo Perez, Juan Perez, David Saenz, and Pablo Cruz.
Services entrusted to Galloway and Sons — Three Rivers.