MISSION - Jesus Guerra, 87, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 at Mission Regional Medical Center. He was born on April 5, 1925 in Los Aldamas, N.L., Mexico to Regino Guerra and Concepcion Garza.
Mr. Guerra is survived by his wife, Socorro Guerra; sons, Jesus Guerra Jr., Jorge Guerra; daughters, Elsa Guerra, and Lucy Gonzalez; sister, Rosenda Guerra; and three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jose Oscar Guerra; grandson, Jorge Arturo Guerra; brothers, Francisco Guerra, Gustavo Guerra and Gerardo Guerra; and sister, Rosalinda Cruz.
Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 25, from 1to 9 p.m. with a rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. at Flores Funeral Home in Mission. The funeral mass will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission. Interment will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in McAllen.