Jaipet Rex Phojai, of San Antonio, passed away on Friday, October 9, 2020 at the age of 55. He was born in Thailand on November 13, 1964 to Thongyee and Ted Phoijai.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Siriporn Thongual Phoijai; children, Katherine and Kevin Phoijai; siblings, Janram Willmann and husband Bob, Jawol Wager and husband Larry, Rungfa Yanni and husband John, Jarin Phoijaiand wife Marsri, Jaruay Phoijai and wife Pensee; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In 1983, Jaipet came to America at the age of 18. He attended and graduated from Mac Arthur High School. He married his beloved wife, Siriporn at the age of 32 and they were married for 23 years. Spending time with his family, especially his children, meant everything to Jaipet. He loved soccer and watching basketball (he was a Spurs fan) and football. He was a chef and enjoyed cooking, for over 20 years. He loved to entertain people with hibachi tricks. He was also a car enthusiast. A Christian man, Jaipet, was warm, caring and kind-hearted.
Jaipet will be truly missed by those that knew and loved him. His memory will live on with his family and friends.
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