MISSION - Amado Vera Jr., 79, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2013 at Mission Regional Medical Center.
Survivors include his children, Amado Vera III, Marisa Cano, Marina Ochoa and David Vera; brother, Carlos Vera; and eight grandchildren and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Crisanta Vera; grandson, David Vera Jr.; parents, Amado and Hortencia Vera; and siblings, Arnoldo Vera, Amalia Gonzalez and Socorro Chapa.
The funeral service was held on July 8 at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Burial followed at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in McAllen.