Rene Reyes of Kenedy gained his wings Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the age of 58. He was born in Jourdanton on June 11, 1962, to Mariano and Olga (Sanchez) Reyes.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Mariano and Olga Reyes; and his brother- -in-law, Eddie Tijerina.
He is survived by his sisters, Norma Tijerina and husband Rene, Belinda Tijerina and Lisa Reyes, all of Jourdanton; nieces, Cassandra Tijerina, Briana Iglecias, Abigail Iglecias and Dakota Iglecias, all of Jourdanton; nephews, Jonathan Iglecias, Manuel Tijerina and Ventruce Turner of Jourdanton and Joseph Tijerina of Pleasanton; great-nephew, Benjamin Tijerina of Jourdanton; great-nieces, Leah Tijerina of Pleasanton and Amelia Tijerina of Jourdanton. He is also survived by his aunts, Adelina Barcenas of San Antonio and Rosa Garcia and Dan of Jourdanton; and uncle, Santiago Reyes and wife Hope Reyes of Brady, as well as numerous cousins and family members.
Visitation will take place at Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton on Friday, July 31, from 2-9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. Graveside will be conducted at Madre Dolorosa Cemetery in Poteet on Saturday, August 1 at 11:15 a.m.