Robert "Bob" Roland Vela

March 2, 1933 ~ December 31, 2019 (age 86)


Robert ‘Bob” Vela, Of Hempstead, Texas, was born on March 2, 1933, in Houston, Texas. He was called to heaven on December 31, 2019. 

He will be fondly remembered by his wife, Shirley, twin brother, Gilbert, and sister, Mary, as well as his children and step-children, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, extended family and good friends. Bob will be missed by his four-legged family of pets. 

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2-4 pm on Sunday, January 5, 2020, at Cypress-Fairbanks Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers please donate in Bob's honor to the Brenham Pet Adoption Center

Please add your memories  or any pictures of Bob on his tribute wall located on this website.  Your kindness and love  is greatly appreciated!

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January 5, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Cypress-Fairbanks Funeral Home
9926 Jones Road
Houston, TX 77065


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P.O. Box 1059, Brenham TX 77834-1059
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