Date of Birth: September 07, 1930
Date of Death: January 16, 2020
Micaela Barrera, was a young 89 year old. Born in San Antonio, Texas on September 7, 1930. She is preceded by her parents Ramon and Frances Barrera. She is survived by her five children Frances, Gloria, Bea, Gilbert, Dora, and over forty grandchildren and great grandchildren. Her whole life she has been a caregiver. She loved that role as she gave of herself wholeheartedly. She always was willing to have her grandchildren stay with her and loved cooking for all of her family. She always filled the air with the aroma of freshly made tortillas and beans waiting for everyone's arrival. She later worked as a child care professional with infants and toddlers which fit into her role as a caregiver perfectly. There were many families who have acknowledged her throughout the years for her kind and caring ways with her precious children. After retirement she enjoyed socializing, the mall, volunteering, and people watching.
Services will be held Monday January 20, 2020. Viewing will be held 9:00 am to 11:00 am with services following at Best Funeral Services of West Valley located at 9380 West Peoria Avenue Peoria, Arizona 85345. Reception will follow from 1 :00 pm to 3:00 pm at Lunchbox Cafe 2539 W Bethany Home Rd, Phoenix, Az 85017. We would like to thank everyone who has kept us in their hearts and prayers during this difficult time and a send a special thanks to everyone who has come together for our beloved mother.