Eliseo “Lee” Montez Barriga, 62, beloved and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother was called by the Lord our Savior to His heavenly home, the early morning of Wednesday December 25th, 2019. Lee was a resident of Odessa, TX formerly of Presidio, TX.
Visitation will be held from 4pm-9pm on Tuesday, December 31st, 2019, & 9am-9pm on Thursday, January 2nd, 2019 at Martinez Funeral Home Chapel. Rosary will also be held on Thursday January 2nd, 2019 at 7:00 PM at the Martinez Funeral Home Inside Chapel. Funeral Services will be held at 10am on Friday, January 3rd, 2019 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church with Father Chavez assisted by Father Timothy Hayter. Burial will follow at the Ector County Cemetery. Arrangements are by Martinez Funeral home.
Lee was born to Socorro and Francisco Barriga on January 19th, 1957. He was married 19 years to Mary Navarrete Barriga. That was his best friend, they were inseparable and always so happy together. Lee loved all his family & friends very much, especially all his sons and grandchildren. They were his pride and Joy. He loved to talk and could carry a conversation with just about anyone. Many will remember all the phone calls they would receive from him, simply just to check in and say hello. He worked as an electrician majority of his life and loved helping others in need.
Lee was proceeded in death by his parents, Francisco and Socorro Barriga; Siblings, Francisco M. Barriga, Jose M. Barriga, Georgina Barriga; nephew, Jose Daniel Barriga, and niece Blanca Rosa Barriga.
Lee is survived by his wife, Mary N. Barriga; his children, Jeremy Orona (Irene), Christopher Lee Barriga (Krystal), Jeremy Lee Barriga, Robby Lee Barriga (Isabel), Ryan Lee Barriga (Jesenia), Isaac Vasquez (Jina); siblings, Socorro Sotelo (Roberto), Ezequiel Barriga (Alicia), Mario Barriga (Darlene), Ninfa Arenivas, Mando Barriga, Lorina Barriga, Oscar Barriga, Ivan Barriga; grandchildren, Christopher D. Barriga, Noah Barriga, Julian Barriga, Lukas Barriga, Calvin Barriga, Catalina Barriga, Jayden Vasquez, Jerron Orona; great-grandchildren, Indigo N. Orona, Onyx J. Orona, Ember M. Orona.
Pallbearers will be Isaac Vasquez, Christopher D. Barriga, Noah Barriga, Frank “Gordo” Barriga, Jerron Orona, Jacob Armendariz, Edward Corrales, and Jonell Pineda. Honorary will be Julian Barriga, Jayden Vasquez.
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