He was born February 22, 1928 in Yorktown to the late Juan Reyes and Isabelle (Gonzales) Reyes.
Survivors include his wife Alicia (Rodriguez) Perales; children, Juan Perales of San Marcos, Esmeralda (Santos Jr.) Ramirez of San Antonio, Margarito (Mary Elsa) Perales, Jr. of Karnes City, Rene (Julia) Perales of Alvin and Raul (Dolores) Perales of San Marcos; 13 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and brother, Servando Perales of Karnes City.
Visitation was held Tuesday Sept. 10 at Rhodes Funeral Home at 3 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. that evening.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 10 a.m. at St. Cornelius Catholic Church.
Interment will follow in the Runge Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Juan Perales, Margarito Perales, Jr., Rene Perales,Raul Perales, Matthew Perales and Ryan Perales. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home.