OBIT: Juanita Herrera


Juanita Herrera of Austin, Texas passed away on January 28, 2019 at the age of 50. Juanita was born in Dallas, Texas to Julian and Adelina Herrera. She grew up in Austin and Cedar Park, Texas. Juanita was a graduate of Leander High School and worked for Marriott International Inc.

Juanita loved spending time with her daughter Alexandra, going to the movies, shopping for purses, having a good margarita, and being with friends. Juanita always had a smile on her face, a calm presence, and had a big heart. She was often described as a genuine friend and sweet person.

She is preceded in death by her mother Adelina and father Julian. She is survived by her daughter Alexandra Herrera, son in law Boris Jumper Jr, grand-pets Harley and Romeo, and will be missed by countless cousins, uncles, aunts, and friends.

Visitation was at Beck Funeral Home in Cedar Park, TX, on Monday, Feb. 4, at 9 a.m. with a Funeral Service at 10 a.m. A graveside service took place at Bagdad Cemetery following the funeral.