MISSION – Roel Longoria, 85, passed away on January 9, 2017, at Mission Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Roel was preceded in death by his wife, of 55 years, Manuela C. Longoria; parents Salvador and Beatrice Longoria; a brother Rolando Longoria; and a great grandson Daemin Wyett Acevedo. He is survived by his children Roel (Norma) Longoria, Oscar Lee (Rosalinda) Longoria, Ronnie (Aurora) Longoria, Martin Longoria, he is also survived by his 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. In addition he is survived by his siblings Salvador Longoria Jr., Leofredo Longoria, Iris Whitney, and Irma Petty. Visitation will be held, Thursday, January 12, 2017, from 1-9pm with a 7pm rosary at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. A funeral mass will be held Friday, January 13, 2017, at 10:00am at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Burial will follow at Garden of Angels Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission.