Joe Villareal, Jr., 76, was born on August 7, 1944 in Yoakum, Texas and was called home to be with his Lord and Savior on January 2, 2021 in Houston, Texas. Joe was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. A man of strong faith who enjoy among many hobbies, playing his guitar. His family was everything for him and he enjoyed his life always with a smile drawn in his face. Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Joe & Anita Villareal; also by his sister, Mary Barrientes. He leaves behind to cherish and treasure his most precious memories his loving wife of 49 years of marriage, Rosa M. Villareal; his daughters, Petra Villareal and JoAnn Olvera & husband Javier; his grandchildren, Andres Vasquez, Aurelio Olvera, and Emma Olvera; his siblings, Jimmy Lopez, Jesse Villareal, Manuel Villareal, Samuel Villareal, and Janie Barrientes; he also leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and a host of friends. Joe will be dearly missed by all those who shared wonderful memories with him and were touched by his beautiful soul.