OBITUARY

Manuel Portales Jr.

March 25, 1954April 26, 2019
Play Tribute Movie

Manuel Portales Jr., 65, passed away Friday, April 26 at his home in Bryan.

Visitation will be from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 2 at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Bryan. Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday at Bryan City Cemetery in the Astin Chapel.

Manuel was born March 25, 1954 in Bryan the son of Manuel Sr. and Simona (Perales) Portales. He was the “jokester” of the family, and always made everyone laugh. Manuel could turn a tense serious situation by saying something funny, and then have everyone relax in laughter. He thought of himself as “The King”, having his family cater to his needs; which they enjoyed doing for him. Manuel loved fishing, playing tennis, listen to music and watching M.A.S.H. on TV.

Manuel is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Rosie Hernandez; and brother, Ray Portales.

He is survived by his sister, Nora Portales; nephews, Jason Hernandez and fiancé Gina Bosquez, and Michael Rosas; nieces, Yolanda Portales, Michelle Boggs and husband Holt, Jessica Portales and wife Cindy, and Catalina Rosas; and numerous great nieces and nephews.

  • FAMILY

  • Nora Portales, Sister
  • Jason Hernandez & fiance' Gina Bosquez, Nephew
  • Michael Rosas, Nephew
  • Yolanda Portales, Niece
  • Michelle Boggs & husband Holt, Niece
  • Jessica Portales & wife Cindy, Niece
  • Catalina Rosas, Niece
  • Numerous Great Nieces and Nephews, Unspecified
  • Manuel Portales Sr., Father
  • Simona (Perales) Portales, Mother
  • Rosie Hernandez, Sister
  • Ray Portales, Brother

Services

  • VISITATION Thursday, May 2, 2019
  • FUNERAL SERVICE Thursday, May 2, 2019

Memories

Manuel Portales Jr.

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Manuel Portales Jr., 65, passed away Friday, April 26 at his home in Bryan.

Visitation will be from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 2 at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Bryan. Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday at Bryan City Cemetery in the Astin Chapel.

Manuel was born March 25, 1954 in Bryan the son of Manuel Sr. and Simona (Perales) Portales. He was the “jokester” of the family, and always made everyone laugh. Manuel could turn a tense serious situation by saying something funny, and then have everyone relax in laughter. He thought of himself as “The King”, having his family cater to his needs; which they enjoyed doing for him. Manuel loved fishing, playing tennis, listen to music and watching M.A.S.H. on TV.

Manuel is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Rosie Hernandez; and brother, Ray Portales.

He is survived by his sister, Nora Portales; nephews, Jason Hernandez and fiancé Gina Bosquez, and Michael Rosas; nieces, Yolanda Portales, Michelle Boggs and husband Holt, Jessica Portales and wife Cindy, and Catalina Rosas; and numerous great nieces and nephews.