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Memorial, balloon flight held for the Rivera family

Posted at 5:35 PM, Apr 29, 2023
and last updated 2023-05-01 06:46:42-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — It was a beautiful day to celebrate a life that was lost too soon.

A memorial service was held on Saturday for Juan Rivera Jr., a baby from Ingleside who was born with half a heart last month. He passed away soon after his birth at a Houston hospital.

The Rivera family and friends released balloons in his memory during the service today.

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