Chief Arthur Lloyd Herrera, Sr. passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at the age of 92. His family originated from the Canary Islands and later founded and settled in San Antonio in the 1700ís. Arthur graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School.
He was a District Fire Chief, serving in The San Antonio Fire Department for 43 years. He was on the Board of Directors for San Antonio Federal Credit Union for 25 years.
He was preceded in death by mother, Stella; father, Ernest; brothers, Ernest Herrera and Roger Herrera; sister, Lydia Hodges; daughter-in-law, Beverly Herrera and sister-in-law, Charlene Steinman, brother-in-law, Jay Steinman. Arthur is survived by his wife of 73 years, Mary Viola Herrera; sons, Lloyd Herrera, Jr. and Douglas Herrera; grandchildren, Brian Herrera, Lisa Herrera Balli and Ellisse Herrera; great-grandchildren, Allison Balli, Sabrina Balli and Stephen Balli; great-great-grandchildren, Kyleigh Balli. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 28, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Porter Loring on McCullough.
MAY 28, 2012
PORTER LORING CHAPEL
MAY 29, 2012
FROM PORTER LORING
ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST CATHOLIC CHURCH
4603 ST. JOHNíS WAY
Interment in San Fernando Cemetery No. II.
1101 MCCULLOUGH (210) 227-8221
Born: November 10, 1919
Place of Birth: Von Ormy, TX
Death: May 24, 2012
Place of Death: San Antonio, TX
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Porter Loring Mortuary