Elvira O. Barrera, 80, of Kingsville died May 23, 2019 in Kingsville.
She was born on Dec. 18, 1938 in Kingsville to Cruz and Eva Olivarez.
She was a retired housewife and a member of St. Martin Catholic Church. She was also a former foster parent to more than 100 foster children.
She was preceded in death by four sisters and four brothers.
Survivors include her husband, Raul Barrera of Kingsville; three daughters, Norma (Bill) Donnell of Kingsville, Nora (Charlie) Nunez of Kingsville and Noelia (Mike) Buck of Giddings; two sons, Charlie Barrera of Kingsville and Gilbert (Denise) Barrera of Kingsville; one brother, Cruz Olivarez Jr.; one sister, Eva Recio; 16 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation and Rosary were held on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at Ramirez-Salinas Funeral Home.
A Funeral Mass was held on Monday, May 27, 2019 at St. Martin Catholic Church.
Burial followed at Kingsville Resthaven Cemetery.