Mr. Barrera was born in Beeville on Jan, 19, 1953, to Reynaldo Barrera and Elvira Vasquez.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Christoval Barrera Jr.; and one brother,Israel Reyes.
Survivors include his wife, Evangelina G. Barrera; four sons, Christoval (Lisa) Barrera III, Bobby Barrera, Steven Barrera and Joseph Barrera, all of Beeville; one daughter, Christy Barrera of Beeville; two brothers, Joe Rocha of Refugio and Juan Reyes of Louisiana; five sisters, Lucia Gomez, Maria Elena Perez, Beatrice Gonzales, Guadalupe Barrera and Maria Jimenez, all of Beeville; and eight grandchildren.
Visitation was held Wednesday from 2 to 9 p.m. at Treviño Funeral Home Chapel. A rosary was recited there that evening at 7:30.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 2 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church with Father Luke officiating. Burial followed at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Pallbearers were Christoval III, Bobby, Steven, Joseph, Christopher and Jesse Barrera.
Honorary pallbearers were Joe Rocha Sr., Joe Rocha Jr., Eric Alvarado and Joey Perez.
Treviño Funeral Home