Miguel “Mike” B. Guerra, Sr., age 90, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2016 in Alice, Texas. He was born in Rio Grande City, Texas on September 5, 1926 to Hilaria Barrerio Guerra and Florencio Guerra.
He worked for and retired after 30 years of service with Holmgreen Mortuary in Alice and previously over 30 years with Walker-Mora Funeral Home.
Mike enjoyed spending time with his family and was a great story-teller. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend who will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers and sisters; his loving wife of 53 years, Maria S. Guerra; a child, Baby Guerra, a daughter, Rosario Joslin, and son-in-law, Ramon Joslin.
Mike is survived by seven children: Gloria Guerra, Sylvia G. (Robert) Cuevas, Mary Lou Beltran, Belinda (Oscar) Cuevas, Miguel, Jr. (Irene) Guerra, Noe M. (Ida P.) Guerra, all of Alice and Daniel Guerra of San Antonio; also fourteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends from 4 to 9 p.m. with Holy Rosary will to be recited at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Holmgreen Mortuary.
Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at New Collins Cemetery in Alice.
Services are entrusted to Holmgreen Mortuary, 2061 E. Main St., Alice, Texas.
Condolences for the family may be offered at www.holmgreenmortuaryinc.com