MCALLEN- Javier Barreiro, 62, went home to the Lord, Monday, January 21, 2019, at Briarcliff Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in McAllen.

Born in McAllen, he had lived there all of his life. Javier was funny and smart. His smile and charisma is going to be greatly missed by his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Tirso and Trinidad Barreiro; siblings, Rene, Ruben, Vladimir, Eliecer, Rogelio and Leonel Barreiro.

He is survived by siblings, Olga (Arturo) Ramirez, Arnoldo (Minerva) Barreiro, Juanita (Cesario) Barrera, Estela (Dennis) Makrancy, Margot Barreiro; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., with a 12-noon service Thursday, January 24, 2019, at Memorial Funeral Home, 208 E Canton in Edinburg. Cremation will take place at Memorial Cremation Center in Edinburg.

Funeral services are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in Edinburg.