Juan Uriegas, 92, of Uvalde died on April 29, 2018, at Uvalde Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born on Nov. 14, 1925, in Knippa to Guadalupe (Sanchez) and Victoriano Uriegas.
Uriegas is survived by his niece, Stella Lombrana; cousin, Frances Moreno; and best friend, Paul Martinez, all of Uvalde.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Maria Uriegas; sister, Ramona Hernandez; brother, Julian Uriegas; and aunt, Luisa Ramos.
Funeral services were held yesterday at 10 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. Interment followed at Hillcrest Cemetery. The Rev. Manuel Treviño officiated.
Pallbearers were Jordan Rodriguez, Scott Rodriguez, Jesse Romo and Jared Romo.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com