PHARR – Angel Villa Perales, 87, died Thursday October 5, 2017, at Pax Villa Hospice & Palliative Care in McAllen. Jesus said, “I am the resurrection and the life, he who believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live. (John 11:25) Angel Villa Perales was born in Miguel Auza Zacatecas, Mexico; he went home to be with the Lord on October 5, 2017, at the age of 87. He was a hardworking, thoughtful, and caring father. He was constantly looking for the betterment of his family. He will be greatly missed. Angel is preceded in death by his wife, Maria de los Reyes; and his son, Jorge. He is survived by his children, Ruperto, Angel (Rosa), Maria Del Socorro, Leticia, Alma Delia, Amalia Alicia (Martin) Godinez, Aida (Victor) Gaston, Juan Leonardo, Amado, Francisco Tomas (Maggie), George (Rose), Ray Guadalupe, and Maria de la Luz; 33 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held from 1 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary Monday, October 9, 2017, at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Palm Valley Memorial Gardens in Pharr. Ric Brown Family Funeral Home of Mission is in charge of arrangements.