Roberto (Robert) R.
Canales passed away on Friday, February 13, 2015, at Porter Regional
Robert was born in
San Antonio, TX, on July 3, 1944.
After living in
various parts of the country, Robert settled in Northwest Indiana. Robert
worked in various retail positions throughout his life. He had spent many
years at Mainstreet Liquors in Countryside, IL, where he worked as a wine
consultant. Robert loved movies and had a knack for remembering names and
details. Most who knew Robert loved his sense of humor and positive attitude
he displayed even while his health was in decline. One of his greatest joys
was spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by
his extended family members which includes Fred Torrijas of Chesterton, IN,
Juan Paul and Monserrat Lopez of Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico, and their three
children, Frita Nicole, Axcel and Isabella.
In lieu of flowers,
please make a donation to either the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box
11454, Alexandria, VA, 22312; the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd
Street, New York, NY, 10016; or the Multiple Sclerosis Society,