Ex-Storm Laker slain in Mexico

A few of Francisco Loera Villegas’ many survivors are, left to right:

Hermalinda Villegas, mother; Ana Loera, daughter; Maria de la Luz, sister;

Ruben Loera Sr. and his son Estevan, in the home of Ruben Sr.

He has two siblings living in Mexico. A memorial service was held at

St. Mary’s Church on Sept. 26 that attracted over 200 people.

TIMES photo by DOLORES CULLEN

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By DOLORES CULLEN

A long list of Storm Lakers are left to grieve, pray and wonder after the death of Francisco Loera Villegas, 42, who was killed in Lerdo, a town in Durango, Mexico, on Sept. 24.

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