David Rosales
April 26, 1962  -  March 29, 2017

David J Rosales, 54, of Abilene, TX passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Visitation will be Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 12 Noon in the Elmwood Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral service will follow at 1 PM.

David was born on April 26, 1962 in Abilene, TX, to Ysidro Rosales Sr. and Dominga Juarez Rosales. He graduated from Abilene High School in 1980. He met the love of his life Tammie Mitzel in 1986 and started his family. He attended Abilene Christian University and worked as a cook at several places around Abilene during his lifetime. David loved to fish, feed people, camp and spend time with his family. He truly loved and enjoyed his one and only grandchild Isabella Jo Quinonez.

David is survived by his daughter Samantha Quinonez and husband Bobby Quinonez; son, David Paul Rosales; granddaughter, Isabella Jo Quinonez; mother, Dominga Rosales; brothers, Isidro (Barbara) Rosales, Jesse (Severita) Rosales, and Avelino Rosales; sisters, Manuela (Pete) Escobedo, Teresa (Victor) Garcia, and Sona (Daniel) Portillo.

David was preceded in death by his wife, Tammie Mitzel Rosales; father, Ysidro Rosales; brother, Abren Rosales; sister, Rosalinda Escobedo; nephew, Oscar Garcia; and niece, Olivia Rosales.

In lieu of flowers, the family would greatly appreciate any donations that can be given to his children to cover the expenses that they have suddenly had to take on from his unexpected death. There is a bank account set up at Prosperity Bank under the name Samantha Quinonez. The family will reside at 1501 Plum Street, Abilene TX.

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