Mario Herrera, 59, of Mathis died Friday, March 28, at home surrounded by family.
Mr. Herrera was born Jan. 19, 1961, to Joseph and Adelfa Z. (Cantu) Herrera. He was a carpenter and construction worker in and around the city of Mathis for more than 15 years
He was preceded in death by his son, Mario Herrera Jr.; his parents; a brother, Joe Luis Herrera; and aunt and uncle, Felicita and Guadalupe Hernandez.
Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Sylvia T. Herrera; daughters, Jacqueline (Alfred Nunez) Herrera of Elgin, Margarita (Joe Rosales) Herrera and Roxanne (Joel) Padilla of Mathis; 10 grandchildren, Christopher, Eliyah, Aliza, Jewel, Dustin, Tucker, Brianna, Ian, Jordan and Riley; and seven siblings, Juan (Mary) Herrera, Yolanda (Jay) Danz, Guadalupe (Ester) Herrera, Eliseo (Michelle) Herrera, Israel Herrera, Jesusa (Jonathan) Herrera and Rebecca (Pedro Solis) Herrera.
Visitation will be held at 9:00 a.m to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 24, at Trevino Funeral Home.
A Graveside service will follow at Waldhim Cemetery in Tynan.
Pallbearers were Nathan Zane Coronado, Genaro Hinojosa III, Pete Soliz, Joe Manuel Casarez, Joel Padilla and Joe Jon Rosales.
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