Roberto Joel Herrera
December 1, 1972 – October 11, 2021
Roberto Joel Herrera, age 48, of El Paso, Texas passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021. Roberto was born December 1, 1972 to Estella L. Herrera and Gilberto O. Herrera.
Roberto is survived by his son Julio Christopher Herrera; parents Estella L. Herrera and Gilberto O. Herrera; brother Gilberto Herrera (Maria T. Herrera), sisters Luisa Gallardo (Lorenzo Gallardo) and Maria Luz "Lucy" Herrera; niece Valerie A. Nieves, nephew/godson Gilberto Alejandro Herrera, nephew Joel Herrera, nephew Christopher T. Herrera, nephew Jacob Gallardo, nephew Gabriel Gallardo, nephew/godson Marc Adam Gallardo, niece/goddaughter Dianna Estella Herrera-Goudeau and God children Mark Garrison, Joseph Montoya and Jesus Juan Castro.
The youngest of 4 children Roberto was a beloved Son, Brother, Father and Uncle. He was a third generation American with tremendous pride in his Mexican heritage. Roberto was a faith filled courageous man who loved the Lord and his family unconditionally. Roberto was loyal, generous and kind; a lifelong friend to many. A truly amazing human being.
Roberto worked over 18 years under military contracts as an exceptional certified mechanic and most recently as a PTDE heavy equipment quality control inspector. His extraordinary skills afforded him the opportunity to work in Hawaii and Louisiana.
Roberto loved the Dallas Cowboys, classic cars, Oldies, Mexican Music and Harley Davidson Motorcycles. Countless members of his family and friends hold fond memories of being given rides on his Harley. Roberto (Bobby Joe, Rob, Bob, Nino) will live on in our hearts forever.
Visitation for Roberto will be Thursday, October 21, from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM with Vigil service at 6:00 PM at Funeraria Del Angel Central, 3839 Montana Ave., El Paso, Texas 79903. Mass to follow on Friday, October 22, at 10:00 AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 3729 Hueco Ave., El Paso, Texas 79903. Committal service to follow at Mt Carmel Cemetery, 401 S. Zaragoza Ave., El Paso, Texas 79907
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.FunerariaDelAngelCentral.com for the Herrera family.
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- Gilberto O. Herrera Father
- Estella L. Herrera Mother
- Julio Christopher Herrera Son
- Gilberto Herrera (Maria T. Herrera) Brother
- Luisa Gallardo (Lorenzo Gallardo) Sister
- Maria Luz "Lucy" Herrera Sister
- Valerie A. Nieves Niece
- Gilberto Alejandro Herrera Nephew/Godson
- Joel Herrera Nephew
- Christopher T. Herrera Nephew
- Jacob Gallardo Nephew
- Gabriel Gallardo Nephew
- Marc Adam Gallardo Nephew/Godson
- Dianna Estella Herrera-Goudeau Niece/Goddaughter
- He also leaves to cherish his memory extended family and friends.
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Roberto Joel Herrera
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