Rene Barraza

May 30, 1951 - February 10, 2024
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Rene Barraza, 72, passed away Saturday, February 10, 2024, in Laredo, Texas.

Rene Barraza was born in Portland, Michigan, on May 30, 1951, to his loving parents, Eleuterio and Emma R. Barraza, who now, along with Rogelio, Rosendo, Javier, and Javier Jr., welcome him with open arms into heaven.

Rene had a love for barbecuing, listening to oldies, watching classic movies, but most of all, being surrounded by his loving wife, children, grandchildren, and Teddy, his loyal canine companion.

Rene was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He is survived by his loving wife Adriana Aviña Barraza, his children Rene Barraza Jr., Tracy (Mauricio) Garza IV, and Christian (Amanda) Barraza, his grandchildren Zoë, Christian Levi, Luke Andrew, Lyla Isabella Barraza, Roberto and Elizabeth Gutierrez, and great-grandchildren.

Rene also leaves behind his siblings Rodolfo Barraza, Hugo (Gabby) Barraza, Jose (Dalia) Barraza, Roberto Barraza, Leticia (Daniel) Avila, Luisa (Roberto) Esparza, Diana Melinda Barraza, along with other relatives and friends.

The family will be receiving guests on Sunday, February 18, 2024, in the Angelus Chapel at Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  A rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm. Funeral services will be Monday, February 19, 2024 from the funeral home to Divine Mercy Catholic Church. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am.  Interment will follow at the Calvary Catholic Cemetery.

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 18, 2024

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fred Dickey Funeral & Cremation Services


1320 Trey Dr.
Laredo, Texas 78041

Rosary 7:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Monday, February 19, 2024

Time: 10:00 am

Divine Mercy Catholic Church


851 Topaz Tr.
Laredo, Texas 78045

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, February 19, 2024

Calvary Catholic Cemetery


3600 McPherson Ave.
Laredo, Texas 78041


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Born: May 30, 1951
Died: February 10, 2024

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Meli Barraza posted on 2/18/24

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Meli Barraza posted on 2/18/24

Dearest family, I am sending my most deepest condolences to all of y’all, may god give y’all strength to carry on and fill y’all’s hearts with wonderful memories, love you all


Veronica Chavez posted on 2/13/24

My most sincere condolences to you and your family. May God give you peace during these difficult times.


Jessica Pineda posted on 2/12/24

We are so sorry for your loss. 🙏🏼❤️😔


Norma L. Aviña Montes posted on 2/12/24

Rest in Peace my brother-in-law Rene, may the Lord receive him with open arms. My deepest condolences to my beloved sister, his wife, Adriana and my dear niece and nephews Tracey, Rene Jr, and Christian and all his grandchildren. He was very much love by all his family. My condolences to all his brothers and sisters.


Ana Garza posted on 2/12/24

Traci, Those we love never truly leave us. You will always cherish his love and his memory in your heart. My sincere condolences to you and your family.


Jason posted on 2/12/24

I’m so sorry for your loss. During this difficult time, may faith, family and friends bring you peace.


Joe pesina posted on 2/12/24

My condolence to you and your family.