GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Rafael Huerta, 93, of Goldthwaite, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016 at Stacy-Wilkins Chapel in Goldthwaite with Priest Javier Toscano officiating. Burial will follow at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery. Rosary will be held at 6 p.m. Monday with visitation following at the funeral home.

He died Sept. 1, 2016.

He was born Nov. 3, 1922 in San Felipe Mexico, Guanajuato, to Diego Huerta and Virginia Ramirez. He married Guadalupe Avila in San Felipe Mexico, Guanajuato. He was Catholic. He was a laborer.

Survivors include his children, Maria Vaquera of Goldthwaite, Francisca Guerrero of Dallas, Rito Huerta of Abilene, Luis Huerta of Odessa, Esteban Huerta of Odessa, Juan Huerta of Livingston, Anita Huerta of Mexico, Jose Huerta of Mexico and Maria Huerta of Mexico; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son Miguel Huerta; and his sister, Dolores Huerta.