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OBIT-Julian Parra Barba

MISSION – Julian Parra Barba passed away on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 at his home in Mission.

Mr. Barba had been a resident of Mission since 1981, formerly residing in Willcox, Ariz. He was a member of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Mission.

Survivors include his wife, Josefina Barba; children, Julian Barba Jr., Tomas Barba, Pedro Barba, Alberto Barba, David Barba, Pablo Barba, Janie Arrendando, Candy Barba, Angelita Barba, Christina Barba and Isabel Perez; brothers, Felipe and Fortino Barba; and 40 grandchildren and 24 great-granchildren.

The funeral service was held on Dec. 18 at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary. Burial followed at Valley Memorial Gardens.

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