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Velez

A mass of Christian burial was held for Robert Velez Jr., 37, on Monday, June 7, 2010, at Calvary Hill Funeral Home in Dallas. Entombment followed at Calvary Hill Mausoleum.

Rosary was recited on Sunday, June 6.

Mr. Velez died Saturday, May 29.

He was born Jan. 2, 1973, in Dallas.

Mr. Velez was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Frank Sr. and Jesusita Velez.

Sur vivors are his parents, Robert Sr. and Liz Velez, Brenda and David Young; a daughter, Stephanie and Domingo Martinez; three sons, Robert III, Roman Velez, Jesse and Adriana Velez; a stepson, Carlos Ruedas; three granddaughters, Isabelle Martinez, Giselle and Jaylene Velez; three sisters, Lori and Jason Fisher, Valerie and Phillip Martinez, Kristy and Ernie Barrientos; and four brothers, Justin Velez, Jared and Bianca Velez, Jesse and Karla Orta, Joey and Ida Orta; also, five nephews, eight nieces and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.


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