Mission Park Funeral Chapels South, Cemeteries & Crematories
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San Antonio, TX

Luis R. Vera, Jr. went to be with the Lord on November 20, 2021, at the age of 65. He was born on February 25, 1956 in San Antonio, TX.

He is preceded in death by his father, Luis R. Vera, Sr.

Luis is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Rose A. Vera; his mother, Bacilia Vera; children, Jerry Reynolds, Michael Reynolds, Anthony Talerico (Janell) and Melanie Talerico; siblings, Apolonio J. Vera (Keri), Leticia Luna, Nettie De Luna (Robert Medina) and Corina Vera (Gloria Pina); 4 grandchildren, Girbrian Vera-Acevedo, Olive Talerico, Vita Talerico and Maceo Talerico; 1 great-granddaughter, Yazlin Vera, and numerous nieces nephews and a host of friends.

We would like to express our love, gratitude, and appreciation to our beloved Champion. You did so much for us and you will live on forever in our hearts!

Visitation will be on Sunday, December 5, 2021 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. with a Service to be recited at 6:30 p.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Funeral Mass will be on Monday, December 6, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Interment to follow at Mission Burial Park South. You may sign the online guestbook at

Published by Express-News on Nov. 28, 2021.
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my wife and I would like to offer our deepest condolences to all the Vera family. Beto (as I knew him) has always been a very kind & helpful man to my family when we all lived in the old neighborhood, way back in the day. Seems his gracious ways continued as he moved on. Gods Blessing to all the Vera family
Oscar & Norma Garcia
December 7, 2021
May you rest in peace. Well, you made your mark in this world and not everyone can do that. All of us left behind will always remember you and try to always help one another.
Martina Muir
December 6, 2021
Luis was a kind man who never forgot his friends.
Dorise Funari
December 5, 2021
Our deepest condolences to the Family of Luis Vera. He will always be remembered as a champion of the people especially those that that were of the greatest need. He will be missed by the many that he advocated for as well as those that shared in his vision and quest for equity. May our prayers assist his family during this difficult time. Rest In Peace!
Joe Jesse and Minnie Sanchez
December 4, 2021
To The Vera Family: "Praying that the Lord will surround you with his love and that his presence will fill you with his peace." Our Deepest Condolences, Linda & Mark Anthony Solis
Linda Vela-Solis
November 28, 2021
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