Roland R. Caballero, born in March 14, 1947, in San Antonio, TX, passed away on January 1, 2014 at the age of 66. He is preceded in death by his parents, Maxine and Jose Caballero; daughters, Amy and Yvonne; baby boy, Max. He is survived by his wife, Margaret R. Caballero; daughters, Darlene Caballero, Isabel Caballero and Christine Caballero; sons, Roland G. Caballero, Jr. and wife Janie, and Albert Caballero and wife Lizz; brother, Jose R. Caballero, Jr.; sisters, Pilar Martinez and Rosalinda Zepeda; 18 grandchildren and 2 on the way; numerous great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.
"Flaco" as he was affectionately known served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam War and was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a kind and generous person who would help anyone in need. He wasn't afraid to express his opinion, and his presence commanded respect from anyone he met. He enjoyed being surrounded by family and friends and his home was always open and inviting. He will be dearly missed by everyone who knew and loved him.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2014, from 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM with the recitation of the Rosary beginning at 7:00 PM in the Hillcrest Chapel. Procession will depart Hillcrest on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at 9:30 AM for a 10:00 AM Mass at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church. Interment to follow at San Fernando Cemetery III.