Paul R. Rosales Sr.


ULYSSES — Paul R. Rosales Sr., 70, died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, at his home.

ULYSSES — Paul R. Rosales Sr., 70, died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, at his home.

He was born May 5, 1943, at Campbellton, Texas, to Gregorio and Clara Rosales.

He married Mary M. Montez Rosales on Dec. 10, 1968, in Ulysses. They renewed their vows on Nov. 28, 2012.

Survivors include his wife; five sons, Paul Rosales Jr. and John Rosales, both of Ulysses, Mike Rosales and Royce Rosales, both of Garden City, and Raymond Rosales of Salina; five brothers, Foustino Rosales of Lakin, Demetrio Rosales of Ingalls, Gregorio Rosales Jr. of Dallas, David Rosales of Hobert, Okla., and Richard Rosales of Hollis, Okla.; three sisters, Mary Ann Romo of Garden City, Maria Martinez of Hollis and Emma Irle of Gonzales, Texas; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Matias Rosales, Reynaldo Rosales, Thomas Cruz Rosales and Enrique Rosales; and three sisters, Jovita Benavidez, Irlene Vasquez and Josefina Martinez.

Services are 11 a.m. today at Mary's Queen of Peace Church, Ulysses. Burial will take place at Ulysses Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association in care of Grant County Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Ulysses.


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