Gualberto “Güero” Barrera

December 2, 1974 - February 3, 2022
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Gualberto “Güero” Barrera, 47, entered into eternal rest on, Thursday, February 3, 2022.

He was a very generous, loving husband, father, son, brother, and grandfather. He was quick to help others in need and would always put others first. He was a hard working person with a lot of admirable traits, and who was quite the culinary enthusiast who enjoyed cooking.

Left to cherish his memory is his beloved wife of 25 years, Melissa Y. Barrera; children, Valeria Barrera, Gualberto (Alexa Parhm) Barrera, Jr., Carlos Gerardo (Zamyhra) Barrera, Bernice B. Barrera, Alina G. Barrera, and Merissa R. Barrera; parents, Gerardo & Judith Barrera; siblings, Alain G. (Cristina) Barrera, Judith (Miguel) Becerra; grandchildren, Audre Parhm, Kiarthur, Darion Barrera, Kaiden Blue Cisneros, Zanyla, Carlos Jr., Carmelo John Barrera; nieces and nephews, Miguel, Israel, Andrea, Roel Becerra, Elaine C., and Alain Gerardo Barrera, Jr., brothers-in-law, Presciliano “Picho” Bryand, and Rene R. Bryand; as well as other family and friends.

The family will be receiving guests on Sunday, February 13, 2022, at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A Holy Rosary will be officiated at 7:00 pm. Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 14, 2022, at San Luis Rey Catholic Church. The Funeral Mass will begin at 11:00 am. Cremation will be held at a later date.

Funeral arrangements are by Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services, 1320 Trey Dr., Laredo, Texas 78041 (956) 723-3611. For your convenience, you may leave your condolences to the family online at

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, February 13, 2022

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041

A Holy Rosary will begin at 7:00 pm.

Service Information

Date: Monday, February 14, 2022

Time: 11:00 am

San Luis Rey Catholic Church


3501 Sanders Ave
Laredo, Texas 78040

Cemetery Information

Cremation Associates of Laredo


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041


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Timeline for Gualberto Barrera

Born: December 2, 1974
January 7, 2010
Paisano week
Paisano week
November 30, 1992
August 21, 1998
Alain’s wedding
Alain’s wedding
Died: February 3, 2022

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Lori Ramirez posted on 2/14/22

My deepest condolences to you Mel and your family. May God be by your side and give you peace in your heart. Please know that although not being able to be by your side during this difficult time, you and your family our in my prayers. With love always Lori Ramirez and Family!


Anna Canales posted on 2/14/22

My most sincere condolences Ms. Barrera to you and your family. May your husband Rest In Peace ✝️


Cynthia Vela posted on 2/13/22

Guerito you will be greatly missed but never forgotten!!! I will always remember your funny sense of humor you ALWAYS made us laugh and had something to say about just about everything!!! RIP Guerito and know that we will keep an eye on Mel and the kids here for you!! Until we meet again compadre, bye.


VICTOR VELA JR. posted on 2/13/22

Our loss is heavens gain but your spirit remains with us carnal. We shared many great times with you and you will never be forgotten. Till we meet again in that deep blue sky above us called heaven we will miss you always. Love you brother and rest in peace bro!


The Ortiz Family posted on 2/9/22

Our deepest sympathy and condolences to the Barrera Family. May God Bless your family always.


Raul Ortiz posted on 2/9/22

May God Bless the Barrera Family during this difficult time as they are grieving with the loss of a son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, and fellow Class of ‘93 Toros classmate and friend. My deepest sympathy and condolences and Rest In Peace, Gualberto Barrera. Forever silver and blue and you’ll be remembered in our hearts.


Maria Guadalupe Villarreal posted on 2/9/22

I would like to express my sorrow and condolences to you and your family for the loss of our friend and coworker, Officer "Barrera". May God give you and your family strenght, and peace during this time of mourning...


Mario R Benavides posted on 2/8/22

Guero you left us to soon brother. For more than 20 years we had a blast in and out of work. Always thought we'd have one last beer together, but for some reason or another we never did. I will always have fond memories of the all the ones we did have. RIP my brother and say hey to Frank.


Mario & Carmen posted on 2/8/22

Melissa, Our most sincere and deepest condolences to you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers, may God give you and your family strength, peace and comfort. Guero we miss you so much, so many family gatherings, laughter and so much fun. Our friendship for over 20+ years, saw the kids grow up and have family of their own. Guero you were a great husband, father, grandfather, son and a great friend. We were unable to say goodbye my friend, we will always have you in our hearts ?, you will forever be missed. Rest in peace friend. ?


Raul Pena posted on 2/8/22

I am so sorry for your loss....My condolences to Ms. Barrera and her family


Leopoldo A Jimenez posted on 2/8/22

I extend my sincere condolences to Mrs. G. Barrera and Family, he was a true and caring friend I'm honored to call him a friend and co worker for last 20+ yrs. Rest in Peace B.


Saul Gonzalez posted on 2/8/22

So sorry for your loss. My condolences to you and your family.


Julian Hooper , Eagle Pass TABC posted on 2/7/22

My most heart felt condolences to the Barrera Family, May God welcome Gualberto into his kingdom with open arms , and May he Rest In Peace ?✝️


Vincent Ramon posted on 2/7/22

Rest In Peace brother ??


Mary Arechiga posted on 2/7/22

My deepest condolences to the Barrera family. I had the pleasure of working with him for 12 years at TABC. A good friend he was. You will be greatly missed. RIP...


Sara & Mario Bryand posted on 2/7/22

Mija my heart hurts for you and all the family! May he fly high with the angels! Hoping you find peace and comfort in all of the memories shared with your loved one. God bless you and give you the strength to keep strong. Te quiero mucho. ???


Becky Perez posted on 2/7/22

Melisa, You have my sincere condolences, and I will keep you close in my thoughts and prayers in the coming weeks. Stay strong blessings to you and family. May he RIP


Cassandra Campos Barrera posted on 2/7/22

In memory of Gualberto “Güero” Barrera, Cassandra Campos Barrera lit a candle


Cassandra Campos Barrera posted on 2/7/22

Barrera it was nice having you as a classmate, we have such beautiful memories. You will be greatly missed my good friend. May you rest in eternal peace.