Alfredo Riojas, 68, of Slaton, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021.
The family will have a private Rosary. Graveside Services will be at 10:30 am, Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Englewood Cemetery in Slaton. Arrangements are by Englunds Funeral Service.
Alfredo was born December 14, 1952 in Marlin, Tx. to Thomas and Clara Riojas. He graduated from Slaton High School in 1974. Alfredo married Felicita Martinez in Lubbock and celebrated 33 years of marriage. Many years ago he worked at Texas Instruments, which is where he met Felicita. He later performed for 20 years with Los Viciosos Tejano Band as a vocalist and guitarist. He was also a tattoo artist and made custom leather items which was his passion. He always wanted to ride a Harley but was unable to. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and especially with Estrella.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his son, Damien Riojas; and his brother, Jesse Riojas.
Alfredo is survived by his wife Felicita; his daughters; Angela Riojas and Brandi Wheeler of Slaton and Heather Riojas of Slaton; his sons, Alfredo Jr. Riojas of Slaton, Adam Riojas of San Angelo, Jason Riojas of Lubbock, Shawn Anthony Riojas and his wife, Mona of Lubbock, and Ian Matthew Riojas and his wife, Karli, of Lubbock; his sisters Mary Lou Elms and her husband, Patrick of Lubbock and Bibiana Soto and her husband, Eddie of Plainview; his brothers Pete Riojas and his wife, Becky of Slaton and Florentino and his wife, Elouisa of Slaton; 23 grandchildren; and10 great-grandchildren.
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