ALTON – Rafael Reyna, 86, passed away on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at Mission Regional Medical Center.
He was born on Aug. 28, 1928, to Demetrio Reyna and Rafaela Rodriguez in Dr. Coss, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
Survivors include his wife, Lydia Reyna; children, Rafael Reyna, Jr., Rosa Perez, Mario Reyna, Minerva Reyna, Hector Reyna, Ricardo Reyna, Jorge Reyna and Maria Mungia; and 14 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
The funeral mass was held on Sept. 15 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Mission. Interment followed at Valley Memorial Gardens in Mission. Virgil Wilson Mortuary in Mission handled the arrangements.