Born on Sept. 14, 1928
VICTORIA - Max Montez, 84, of Victoria, passed away surrounded by his family, July 27, 2013. He was born, September 14, 1928 in DaCosta, Texas to the late Estevan and Celia Saenz Montez. He was a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church. Mr. Montez owned and operated Montez Radiator Shop since 1953.
He is survived by his wife, Angelita Garza Montez of Victoria; daughters, Becky Martinez (David) of Victoria, Esther Sandoval (Rudy) of Victoria, Sylvia Martinez (Ruben) of Ingleside, Texas, Diana Eyhorn (Ralph) of Aransas Pass, Texas; son, Mike Montez (Donna) of Spring, Texas; sisters, Nieves Cano, Mary Alice Gomez and Juanita Gauna all of Victoria, Bertha Villareal of Wisconsin; brothers, Catarino Montez of Robstown and Arthur Montez of Houston; thirteen grandchildren, twenty three great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.
A visitation will be held Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 5-7 PM at the Rosewood Funeral Chapels with a rosary to be recited at 7 PM. Funeral mass will be held at 2 PM, Monday, July 29, 2013 at St. Mary's Catholic Church with the Rev. Dominic Anti-Bosiako officiating.
Interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery with full military honors conducted by the Victoria Veterans Council.
Pallbearers will be David Jr., Ronnie, and Chris Martinez, Jason and Joey Sandoval, George Flores, Mike Salas and Bobby Paugh.
Words of comfort may be shared at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com.