A rosary will be recited for Julio Carreon, 34, of Dexter, at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Mass will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church with Father Charlie Martinez officiating. Burial will follow at South Park Cemetery. Julio passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in Carlsbad.
Julio was born July 30, 1979, to Jose Nieves Carreon and Virginia Rodriquez Carreon in Ojinaga, Chihuahua.
Julio worked for On the Spot Construction. He enjoyed horse racing, gambling and music. Julio loved spending time with his family, especially his children. He had lived here for 16 years and attended St. John’s Catholic Church. He will be greatly missed by all.
Those left to cherish his memory are his fiancée, Sylvia Herrera; two sons: Jonathan Herrera and Noah Carreon; two step-sons: Manuel Herrera and Christopher Herrera; one daughter, Jessica Carreon, one granddaughter, Lilliana Carreon; five brothers: Mario Carreon, of Hobbs, Martin Carreon, Jose Carreon, Luis Carreon and Trinidad Carreon; mother, Virginia Carreon; father, Jose Nieves Carreon; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Those preceding Julio in death are his grandmothers: Margarita Baerero and Manuela Gonzales; and father-in-law Steve Archuleta.
Pallbearers will be Martin Carreon, Jose Carreon, Luis Carreon, Mario Carreon, Steven Archuleta and Jonathan Herrera.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.