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1962 Christopher 2019

Christopher "Papo" Barrera

October 22, 1962 — April 3, 2019

Gibsonburg- Christopher “Papo” Barrera, 56, passed away on Wed., April 3, 2019 at Eden Springs. Christopher was born on Oct. 22, 1962 in Fremont to Fidel Vela and Anna Mae (McCoy) Barrera. On Sept. 25, 1992, he and Cindy Elkins were married by the Gibsonburg Mayor.

Surviving is his wife, Cindy of 26 years; dad, Fidel of Gibsonburg; daughter, Crystal Lynn Barrera of Fremont; step-children, Elmer Copp and Josh Kindred both of Bucyrus and Richard Kindred of Marion, OH; sisters, Linda (Joe) Arguelles and Amy Robertson both of Gibsonburg; and two granddaughters.

He is preceded in death by his mom, Anna.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Herman-Veh Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Gibsonburg. A Memorial Service will be held at Triumph Foundation Church, 622 Franklin Ave; Fremont, Ohio 43420 on April 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. The Reverends Mark and Viola Recny will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the family care of Cindy Barrera.



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Memorial Service

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Triumph Foundation Church

622 Franklin Ave, Fremont, OH 43420

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