Richard G. Villarreal

February 3, 2024

Richard Villarreal Obituary

Richard G. Villarreal, 50 years of age, of Houston, Texas passed away on January 28, 2024 at 4:44 PM.   Richard was born in Richmond, Texas on July 31, 1973 to Apolinar and Cruz Villarreal.

Richard is survived by his family:   One son, who is 15 years of age, Evan Cruz Villarreal.      His parents, Apolinar and Cruz Villarreal.     His siblings:   Diane Villarreal (Deceased), Patricia Martinez (Rene Martinez), Lorraine Villarreal, Veronica Reyes (Elio Reyes), Monica Martinez (Jesse Ortiz, Fiance), Maribel Mejia, Paul Villarreal Jr. (Irene Villarreal), Geraldo G. Villarreal.

Nieces:  Sophia Perez, Victoria Sosa, Marelia Mejia, Diana Villarreal, Alicia Mejia, Angelina Villarreal, Juliana Mejia, Lilyana Mejia, Ivanna Reyes and 5 Grand Nieces.

Nephews:   Aaron Martinez, Javier Martinez, Ethan Reyes and 2 Grand Nephews.

Richard attended Chambers Elementary School, Alief Middle School, Alief Hasting High School.    Richard began working at a young age with our father in plumbing, construction, remodeling.   His skills included converting used fence wood and building crosses for his brothers and sisters.   He was an artist and had excellent wood crafting and carpentry skills.   He was also great at flooring and printing.    Richard was a great musician, a bass player.   He played in a heavy metal band for a few years, and served 13 years in operation technical for water and wastewater industry in Harris County Municipal Utility Districts for WWWMS Inc.

Richard enjoyed spending time with his son to the see the Texans, Astros, and Rockets.   He also loved swimming.     Richard always bought flowers for our Mother.   

Services are scheduled as follows:   Visitation will be Wednesday, February 7, 2024 from 5:00 PM  to 8:00 PM.    Catholic Mass will be Thursday, February 8, 2024 at 1:00 PM.   Funeral Home will arrive at 12:00 for one hour visitation at church entrance.    Burial will follow at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery located at Westheimer at Dairy Ashford, Houston, Texas

Unity Funeral Home gives the family and friends of Richard G. Villarreal our deepest condolences at this difficult time.     



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February 7, 2024

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Unity Funeral Home
7730 Boone Road
Houston, TX 77072

Funeral Mass
February 8, 2024

1:00 PM
Notre Dame Catholic Church (Boone Road, Houston Texas)


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