He was born in Valle Hermoso, Mexico May 1, 1943, to Bartolo and Josefina Lara.
Survivor’s include his mother of Refugio; two daughters, Michele Lara of Corpus Christi, and Debbie (John) Petri of Victoria; one son Ricardo (Rozene) Lara of Refugio; three sisters, Hortencia (James) Bilger of Refugio, Oralia (Joaquin) Garcia of San Antonio and Ofelia Perez of Corpus Christi; one brother, Reynaldo (Elvia) Lara of Victoria; and six grandchildren.
A rosary was recited at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 25, at Moore Funeral Home Chapel.
Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 26, at St. James Catholic Church.
Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Refugio.