He was born on August 16, 1954 in Cuero to Gloria and Pablo Herrera.
Survivors include his children, Justin Medina, Jason Medina, James Cantu and Cierra Herrera; grandchildren, Zayden Medina, Zander Medina, Reilly Medina, Ryan Cantu, Audrey Cantu and James Cantu, Jr.; sisters, Sandra (Jimmy) Loya, Elva Saldana, Rosie Dimas and Delia (Albert) Guajardo; brothers, Pablo (Manuela) Herrera, Joe (Irene) Dimas, Raul Dimas, Isaac Dimas, Daniel (Josie) Dimas and Richard Dimas and by numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Herrera was preceded in death by his parents and by his brother Johnny Saldana.
Visitation was held Friday, June 6 at 3 p.m. at Rhodes Funeral Home with a rosary recited that evening at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday, June 7 at 2 p.m. at St. Cornelius Catholic Church in Karnes City.
Burial followed in the New Breman Cemetery. Pallbearers were Justin Medina, Jason Medina, Oscar Escobedo, James Cantu, Joe Ortiz, Joey Salais, III, Raul Dimas and Mario Ramirez. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home, Inc. of Karnes City where the on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.