Ruben Tijerina Jr., 45, of Pearsall, died on April 15, 2021 in San Antonio. He was born on November 27, 1975 in Pearsall to Ruben Tijerina Sr. and Adelia Martinez Mata.
He is preceded in death by his father, his three grandparents George and Barbarita Martinez and Santos Tijerina and nephew Julian Gonzalez.
Ruben is survived by his mother Adelia M. Mata (Alberto), children Isaac Tijerina, Jarret Tijerina, Andrew Tijerina, Zachariah Tijerina, Haylee Tijerina, Jonas Medrano, siblings Odelia Gonzalez (Sergio), Ramiro Tijerina, Michael DeLeon (Vanessa), Myra Gutierrez (Matthew), granddaughter Isabella. He is also survived by Crystal Gutierrez, grandmother Adela Tijerina, along with numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nephew and nieces.
Visitation will be held on Friday April 23 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels in Dilley at 10 a.m. There will be a prayer service at 2 p.m. with graveside services to follow immediately after.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.