David Prado Perez, 55, of Martindale, was called by our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012.
He was born to Mr. and Mrs. Tomas, Sr., and Anastacia Prado-Perez Aug. 12, 1957, in San Marcos, Texas.
He worked for the San Marcos CISD for a little more than 26 years until he retired. He enjoyed working on cars, yard work anything that needed repairs, barbequeing, especially spending time and making it a priority to be with his family. One of his favorite pastimes was to spend any amount of time with his son. He was a fanatic of the Dallas Cowboy Football team, Texas Longhorn football and San Antonio Spurs.
He is survived by his son, David Christopher Perez, of Maxwell; Ruby Garza, significant other, of Martindale, and her daughters, Ashley Garza, of San Marcos, and Lisa Garza, of Martindale; stepsons, Gilbert Juarez, Jr., and John Albert Juarez; step-grandson, Tiago Juarez all of Maxwell; sisters and brothers, Virginia Lopez and husband, Gilbert Lopez, Sr., and Alice Riojas and husband, Jimmy Riojas of San Marcos, Raymond Perez, Sr., Frank Perez and wife, Marty, Thomas Perez, Jr., and wife, Herminia, Louis Perez, Isabel Sanchez and husband, Raymond, and Gilbert Perez, all of San Marcos.
He is preceded in death by his sister, Isabel Perez; maternal grandparents, Santos Martinez Prado and Ascension DeLeon Prado; paternal grandparents, Cruz Martinez Perez and Telesfora Martinez Perez; and nephew, Ramon Perez, Jr.
Family received friends at Pennington Funeral Home, at 2:30 p.m., with Rosary at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Martindale, with Rev. Fr. Mattthew Kinney, Celebrant. Interment followed at Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of Pennington Funeral Home, 323 N. Comanche, San Marcos, Texas 78666, (512) 353-4311. To view and sign the guestbook, visit www.post-register.com/obituaries/david-prado-perez.