Lubbock - Mike Amaro Ybarra of Lubbock passed away on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at the age of 66. He was born January 10, 1955 in Lubbock to Senobio and Sarah (Amaro) Ybarra. Mike grew up in Lubbock and was self employed as a ceramic tile installer. He married Virginia Ortega on August 3, 1973. Mike was a hard worker who enjoyed fishing when he could; however, his favorite pastime was spending time with his beloved grandchildren.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of almost 48 years, Virginia; son, Anthony Martin Ybarra of Lubbock; eight siblings; three grandchildren, Mercedes (Matthew) Hernandez, Samantha (Alexander) Salmeron, and Anthony (Sasha) Ybarra; six great-grandchildren; and Sabrina (Fred) Mendoza.
Mike was preceded in death by his parents and one sister Joanna Herrera.
Open visiting will begin at 1:30 Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Combest Family Memorial Chapel with a prayer service starting at 6:30. Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 9, 2021 at Combest Family Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.