Tony Rivera, 43, gained his angel wings on Monday, October 29, 2018. He was born in Alice, Texas on August 25, 1975 to Juan G. Rivera and Herminia L. Rivera.
He is preceded in death by his father; sister Diana L. Rivera; paternal grandparents, Cosme Rivera, Sr., and Maria Gutierrez Rivera; and maternal grandparents, Simon Lopez and Carlota L. Salazar.
He is survived by the light of his life, his daughter, Adriah G. Rivera; mother, Herminia L. Rivera; brothers, David Rivera (Patricia), and Danny Rivera; nephews, John David Rivera (Valerie), and Martin Rivera; niece, Alysia F. Rivera (Jacob Miranda); great niece, Jaelynn Rivera; great nephews, Kayden Miranda and John David Rivera Jr.; half-sister, Christina A. Rivera; nephew, Trevon Wunderlin and niece, Miranda Wunderlin; special friend, Cynthia Martinez; along with numerous family and friends.
Tony loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. He was an avid Dallas Cowboys and WWE wrestling fan. He enjoyed listening to music with his daughter, bar-b-queing with family, dancing, sitting outside bird watching for red cardinals (sign of family member) and watching the movie Tombstone. Tony will be greatly missed by all that knew him.
Visitation will be held at Palmer Mortuary Chapel on Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A Holy Rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m. Services will conclude in the chapel at 8:00 p.m. The family requests you wear your favorite Cowboy’s jerseys.
Funeral Arrangements are under the care of Palmer Mortuary & Cremations, 1116 N. Austin Street, Seguin, TX 78155, 830-379-9430. Please log on to: www.palmermortuary.com, for access to the guest book and for all floral needs.
I am at a loss for words, he was one my favorites will miss him dearly my condolences to his sweet loving mother and family especially his daughter. Gone too soon.
Lydia RodriguezNew Braunfels, TX
We became boys back in middle school at Breise and having a friendship close to 30 years with you was a fun ride that I wish wouldn't of ended so damn soon! We had some great laughs, great memories and plenty of tossed back beers together and you're going to be missed greatly T! So here's to you bro and I'll see you again down the road brotha, keep the beer on ice for me!
Adam Galaviz JrSeguin, TX
Our condolences to David, Pat & to the family. So sorry for your loss.
JP & Lucia AmadorSeguin, TX
Our deepest condolences to the Rivera family. RIP Tony.
Ed & Meliza GonzalezAlice, TX
So sorry for loss. Gone too soon. But God has better plans for him. He was a good friend to all that knew him. Prayers for all his family.
Gilbert & Janie Soto
Gilbert SotoNixon, TX
My condolences to my great niece Adriah, Tony's family 🙏
Rest In Peace Tony
Norma LongoriaSan Antonio, TX
God Bless you Minnie and the rest of the family. What a great mom you have been to your kids. He KNEW how much you loved him and I know he took that love with him to Heaven. NEVER STOP talking to him. He hears you. Maybe he'll see our Desi and my mom and dad. Much love....
Patty & Ernie GonzalesSeguin, TX
Condolences to the Rivera family. We love y’all.
Me. And Mrs. Aguirre and LukeSanger, TX