Porter Loring Mortuary - San Antonio
1101 McCullough
San Antonio, TX 78212

Hector Heberto Barrera

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Hector Heberto Barrera Obituary
SGT. HECTOR HEBERTO BARRERA Sgt. Hector Heberto Barrera University of Texas at San Antonio Police Department, born July 22, 1980 in McAllen, Texas entered eternal rest on Tuesday, August 20, 2013. He was known as a family man, a loving husband, father, brother, and friend. Hector loved and adored his wife Liza and always cherished his sisters. He was a hardworking, professional law enforcement officer who dedicated 11 years to the University of Texas at San Antonio Police Department, Zapata County and Starr County as a Deputy Sheriff. Hector was an expert marksman with both the handgun and rifle, winning numerous state wide medals and trophies in competition. He was a member of the University of Texas System Special Response Team and the prestigious Honor Guard. Hector was an excellent instructor and the Senior Firearms Instructor for the department. He was counted by his department and those on his second shift as a caring, fair, and compassionate Leader. Hector was preceded in death by his mother, Olga Garza Barrera. He is survived by his wife, Liza Renee and three sons, Hector Heberto Jr. "Jay", Andres Adan "Andy" and Derek Alexander; his father, Hector Homero of Roma, Texas and two sisters, Alexia Ana and Rebecca Regina. A rosary was recited on Friday, August 23, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at Porter Loring North Chapel. Procession held Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 9:15 A.M. from Porter Loring North 2102 North Loop 1604 East San Antonio, Tx 78232. Mass at 10:00 A.M. St. Anthony Claret Catholic Church, 6150 Roft Road, San Antonio, TX 78253. Memorial Mass held Friday, August 30, 2013 at Our Lady Of Refuge Catholic Church at 7:00 P.M. at 4 W. Eugene De Mznd Ave. in Roma, TX 78584. In lieu of flowers monetary donations can be made to an account setup for his family at Generations Federal Credit Union Acct. # 1521352 You are invited to sign the guestbook at www.porterloring.com Arrangements with Porter Loring Mortuary, 1101 Mccullough Ave 227-8221, San Antonio, Tx 78212. Sign the guest book at www.themonitor.com/obituaries

Published in The Monitor from Aug. 23 to Aug. 24, 2013
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