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Anastacio Hernandez Herrera, 43, passed away unexpectedly on Sept. 4, 2016.

Anastacio was born in Linares, Nuevo Leon, Mexico and moved to the United States at the age of two. He joined the U.S. Navy right out of high school and served four years. He later became a welder for VT Milcom Inc. and worked there for several years.

Survivors include his wife, Christina, a son, Austin, his parents, Anastacio and Ofelia, four brothers, three sisters, and several extended family members that include, nieces, nephews, cousins and good friends.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday Sept. 9, 2016  in H.D. Oliver Funeral Apartments, Laskin Road Chapel. Interment will be held in Grayson, La. at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice. Online condolences may be made to the family at