Juan N. Balderrama, 72 of Cactus, passed away early Friday evening, September 27, 2019. The Rosary was recited Monday evening at Morrison Memorial Chapel in Dumas. A funeral mass took place Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Dumas with Father Gabriel Garcia as celebrant. Arrangements were entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors of Dumas.

Juan was born May 16, 1947, in Satevo, Mexico, to Federico and Socorro (Rodriguez) Balderrama. He married Silvia Juarez in Chihuahua, Mexico, on June 20, 1971.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Federico and Mario Balderrama and a grandson: Carlos Balderrama.

Juan is survived by his wife Silvia of the home; sons: Mario Balderrama of Mexico, Juan Carlos Balderrama and wife Casandra of Amarillo; daughters: Yadira Balderrama of Mexico, Mayra Balderrama of Dumas; brother: Jose Balderrama of Hereford; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.