Abdon Herrera, born May 10, 1935, the son of Jose Rufina Greago, passed away on Aug. 26, 2021, at home.
He was adopted by Theodor and Amilia Herrera at a later time. He retired from Boeing and McDonnell Douglas in 1999.
He was also a barber in Roswell, New Mexico, for several years.
Both sets of parents preceded him in death. Sisters, Annie, and Rosemary, and brothers, Phil, Raymond, Freddie and Paul, also preceded him in death.
He is survived by wife, Judy Naff Herrera; sons, Justin (Jessica) and Mark Herrera, Ingamar Johnson (Chonoa); daughters, Diane Stois, Selena Roblas, (Tony), Colleen Rowell and Ingrid Johanson Childs (Lonnie). He is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Kettle Falls. Father Kenny St. Hilaire will officiate. Graveside services will be in Yuma, Arizona.
Published by The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.