Gerardo “Jerry” Posada, 69, of Beeville, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, at Christus Spohn Hospital in Corpus Christi.
Mr. Posada was born June 3, 1950, in Beeville to Paula (Martinez) and Jose De Jesus Posada. He married Josefina “Josie” Cuellar on April 17, 1970, and worked for Aztec Chevrolet in the parts department for more than 20 years. He was a Catholic.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Frankie and Jamie Posada; two sisters, Rosie Posada and Mary P. Flores; a nephew, Eric Posada; and his parents-in-law, Epimenio and Estefana Cuellar.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Josefina C. Posada of Beeville; a daughter, Lorie Ann (Javier) Martinez of Beeville; a son, Gerardo “Jerry” (JoAnn) Posada Jr. of Beeville; four brothers, Joe (Josie) Posada, John (Lydia) Posada, Ruben (Velma) Posada and Paul (Irene) Posada, all of Beeville; three sisters, Susie (Arnulfo) Gomez, Juana (Jose) Molina and Norma Posada, all of Beeville; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at Treviño Funeral Home and then at 6 p.m. at St. James Catholic Church where a rosary was recited that evening at 7 o’clock.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the church with Father Jacob Valayath officiating. Burial followed at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Active Pallbearers: Ruben Montez, Joe Montez, Joe Ray Campos, Raymond Gomez Sr. Alfredo Rendon Sr. and John Gabriel Posada.
Honorary pallbearers: John Gabriel Posada, Orlando, Ryan, JJ, Joey, Mariana and Valerea Martinez, Jerrod Thomas and Justin Posada, Joe Henry Alaniz, Luis and Loui Alaniz, Aztec Chevrolet coworkers, Charlie Rendon, Felix Castillo, John “Sapo” Gutierrez, nieces and nephews.
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