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Obituary for Robert Aranda

November 17, 1951 - September 12, 2019
San Antonio, Texas | Age 67

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Robert Aranda passed away on September 12, 2019 at the age of 67. He was born at home in San Antonio, Texas on November 17, 1951 to his parents Domingo Sr and Julia Aranda. He was the youngest of 7 siblings.
Robert began his professional career at Coca-Cola Bottling Company in 1977, where he worked for over 10 years. After Coca-Cola, he began working as a beverage salesman for Big Red Bottling Company until he was diagnosed with liver cancer in 2015. In addition to his full-time job, he also worked as a part time musician all over Texas, which was his true passion in life. He also enjoyed watching his favorite football team The Dallas Cowboys.

Robert is preceded in death by his parents, Domingo Sr and Julia Aranda, his brothers; Domingo Jr. and Rudolfo Aranda; sister, Olga Sosa. He is survived by his wife of 46 years Geraldine (Gerri) Aranda; daughter, Leticia Salinas (Mauro); grandchildren Jacob Sekulits and Sophia Salinas; sisters Carolina Mireles and Rosalinda Valdez; twin brother Alex Aranda (Tomasa); sister-in-laws Margie Ramirez, Rosie Ramirez, Kathy Duran, and Jackie Holguin; brother-in-laws, Jimmy Holguin (Donna), Ronnie Holguin (Sandy), Ralph Holguin III (Debbie), Gilbert Sosa and numerous nieces, nephews, godchildren and musician friends.

Special thank you to: Dr. Gabriel Ortiz and staff from Health Texas Group; Dr. Neveet Mittel and staff from Texas Oncology and Kindred Hospice Care.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 17th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM in the chapel at Porter Loring on McCullough.

ROSARY
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2019
7:00 PM
PORTER LORING CHAPEL

MASS
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019
10:00 AM
ST MARY MAGDALEN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 1710 CLOWER

Immediately following the mass, a procession to Holy Cross Cemetery (17501 Nacogdoches Rd.)

Pallbearers: Mauro Salinas, Jacob Sekulits, Chris Ramirez, Nicholas Perez, Jimmy Perez, Michael Holguin.

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Porter Loring Mortuary

1101 McCullough Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
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