He is survived by his daughter, Linda Villanueva of San Antonio; his four sons, Anastacio Villanueva of San Antonio, Steven Villanueva of San Antonio, Joel Villanueva of San Antonio, and Noel Villanueva of San Antonio; sister, Victoria Rodriguez of Winters, Texas, and his brother, Domingo Villanueva of Karnes City.
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Sonia Villanueva and his four brothers, Pablo Villanueva, Eduardo Villanueva, Marcus Villanueva and Enemencio Villanueva.
A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m., Tuesday, November 9, at Eckols Chapel. Services were held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, November 10, at St. Cornelius Catholic Church. Interment followed in the Karnes City cemetery with Rev. Stanislaw Marcienik officiating.
Serving as Pallbearers were Domingo Villanueva, Jr., David Villanueva, Dwayne Villanueva, Delmire Villanueva, Ruben Leal, Jr., and Dale Villanueva.