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Obituary for Pete Villa Rios

Pete Villa  Rios
Pete Rios, age 70, passed away in Lubbock on Saturday, April 14th, 2018.

Rosary is planned for Tuesday, April 17th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Miller Family Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 at 10:00 am at Saint Elizabeth's Catholic Church, 3005 Ave A, Snyder, Texas 79549, with Father Arsenio Redulla officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Memorial Cemetery, under the direction of Miller Family Funeral Home.

Mr. Rios was born on September 3rd, 1947 in Taylor, Texas to Delores Rios and Frances (Villa) Rios. He married Celia Tovar on January 5, 1973, in Snyder, TX. They were married for 45 years and had 2 sons and a daughter. He was an Oilfield Operator and a life long member of the Veterans of Foreign War Post 8231. He was also a member of Saint Elizabeth's Catholic Church in Snyder. He enjoyed Golf, Fishing and playing with his grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Disabled Veterans National Foundation (

He is survived by his wife- Celia Rios
2 Sons
Jason Rios
Gabriel Rios
1 Daughter
Valerie and husband Delton Drum II
3 Brothers
Alex Rios of Houston, TX
Robert Rios of Snyder, TX
David Rios of Denver, Colorado
4 Sisters
Frances Braziel and Larry Braziel of Snyder
Mary Garza of Snyder
Elizabeth Rangel of Seagraves, TX
Dolores Rios Guerrero of Seagraves, TX
9 Grandchildren
Christian and Noah Drum
Zaiden, Keagen, Mishaylla, Lydia, Tyler, and Merrita Rios
Kyanna Salinas

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Eva Ybarra

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