A funeral mass for Vicente Arredondo, 79, of Brownwood, Texas, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at St. Mary's Queen of Peace Catholic Church. Interment will follow in the Greenleaf Cemetery, under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home.

He passed away Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center. A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Monday, at the Heartland Funeral Home.

Vicente was born on Dec. 18, 1932, in Jimenez Coahuila, Mexico, to Bonifacio and Maria 'de Los Angeles Garcia Arredondo. He was a resident of Brownwood for the past 27 years.

Survivors include his sons, John Salinas and wife Silvia of Brownwood and Arturo Arredondo of Brownwood; grandchildren, Claudia Sanchez of Early, Maria Jaquez of Brownwood and Jose Antonio Salinas of Brownwood; brothers and sisters, Juan Arredondo of Brownwood, Hermilo Arredondo of Brownwood, Marina Arredondo of Harker Heights, Texas, Domingo Arredondo of Harker Heights, Maria Arredondo of San Angelo, Texas, Jorge Arredondo of San Angelo and Agustin Arredondo of San Angelo; 10 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Vicente Arredondo Jr.

Friends are invited to sign the guest book at www.heartlandfuneralhome.net.

Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.