Obituary of Raul Flores Cortez
Adrian – Raul “Roy” Flores Cortez, age 73, of Adrian passed away on Friday, February 11, 2022, at ProMedica Charles and Virginia Hickman Hospital due to COVID-19. He was born on July 22, 1948, in Donna, Texas the son of Julio Sr. and Petra (Flores) Cortez. He was a graduate of Adrian High School and Wayne State University. Roy proudly served his country in the United States Army and had been employed with General Motors. Roy attended Holy Family Parish, St. Mary Campus. In his free time, he enjoyed listening to music, horse racing events and having coffee with his buddies.
Roy is survived by his siblings, Tony Cortez, Julio (Mary) Cortez Jr., Estella Renner-Kwiatkowski, and Janie (Chuck) Faulkner; sisters-in-law, Vilma Cortez and Diana Cortez; along with several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Paul Cortez and Robert Cortez; sister-in-law, Marta Cortez; and brother-in-law, Rob Kwiatkowski.
The memorial mass will be held on Monday, February 28, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. with a gathering starting at 9:30 a.m. at the Holy Family Parish, St. Mary Campus in Adrian. Inurnment will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Adrian.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.