Victor Manuel Barrera Matehuala

February 26, 1964 ~ October 21, 2019 (age 55)


Victor Manuel Barrera Matehuala, 55, of East Moline, passed away Monday, October 21, 2019 at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis, Illinois.

Services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 28, 2019, at Sullivan-Ellis Mortuary, Ltd., 1902-3rd Avenue East Moline.  The Rev. Antonio Dittmer will be the officiant.   The visitation will be from 2:00-5:00 p.m. Sunday, October 27, 2019 at the funeral home.  Cremation will be accorded after services.  Memorials may be made to the family. 

Victor was born February 26, 1964 in Salvatierra, GTO, Mexico; the son of Luis Barrera Martinez and Juana Guadalupe Matehuala Munoz.  Victor worked as a painter and laborer last working in 2010.  He enjoyed grilling out and being with family.  He loved bird watching especially eagles.  He was a big Chicago Cubs fan and just loved watching sports in general. 

Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 29 years, Susana Barrera, East Moline,  his children; Annette Ruiz (Isidro Contreras), Milwaukee, WI,  Joshua Ochoa (Christina Krakliow), Moline, Amanda Ochoa, Dubuque, IA, Victoria (Alfredo) Perez, Washington, IA,  Cristina Cardonna, Davenport, IA, and  Gloria Barrera, East Moline,  20 grandchildren; 1 great grandson; his parents; Luis Barrera Martinez and Juana Guadalupe Matehuala Munoz, his siblings; Jose Barrera, Mexico, Jesus Barrera, West Liberty, IA,  Juana Barrera, Washington, IA, Angela Barrera, Mexico, Cristina Barrera, Mexico and a host of nieces,  nephews,  and friends.


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October 27, 2019

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Sullivan-Ellis Mortuary, Ltd.
1902 Third Avenue
East Moline, IL 61244

Funeral Service
October 28, 2019

10:00 AM
Sullivan-Ellis Mortuary, Ltd.
1902 Third Avenue
East Moline, IL 61244

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