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Alfonso Barrera Barron Sr.

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Alfonso Barrera Barron Sr.


July 9, 1941 – October 11, 2020


Alfonso Barrera Barron Sr. age 79, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020, in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on July 9, 1941, in Boerne, Texas, to parents Enrique M. Barron and Aurora Barrera. 

Alfonso proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He owned and operated his own auto repair business, General Brake and Alignment, as well as Al Barron Properties.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers John Barron and Benito Barron; and his sister, Josephine B. San Miguel. Alfonso is survived by his beloved wife, Maria Vega Barron; his children, Alfonso B. Barron Jr., Thomas C. Barron, Mathew L. Barron and his wife, Sylvia, Kathleen Barron Wilkinson, Kimberly Barron, Melanie Barron Atkinson, Jeannette B. Van Winkle and her husband, Jack, Louis Trevino and his wife, Emelda, and Marc Trevino; grandchildren Christopher, Cassandra, Cruiz, Ashley, Race, Jackson, Jack III, Jonathan, Lorelei, Lauren, Julianna, Austin and Zophia; great-grandchildren Landon, Jenyka, Azlinn, Alarik and Amelia; and his sisters, Aurora Villarreal and Joyce B.“PeeWee” Zeits.

A Rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Monday, October 19, at Porter Loring Chapel. 

Because of social distancing and limited capacity, the services at the church and cemetery will be private for family only. However, Alfonso’s services will be live-streamed on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, beginning at 12:30 p.m. You may find a link within his obituary page at

Fr. Bob Hogan is officiating. Interment will be at Mission Burial Park North. 

You are invited to sign the guestbook at

Arrangements with Porter Loring Mortuary, 1101 McCullough Ave., San Antonio, Texas, 78212. The phone number is 210-227-8221.