Lydia S. Castro, born October 5, 1951 in San Antonio, Texas went to be with the Lord on August 6, 2017 at the age of 65. She is survived by her Sons: Melchor Tejeda and Mario Tejeda; Sisters: Margarita and Cipriana and 3 Grandchildren.
Christopher Estala, born February18, 1955, passed on Friday August 8, 2017 at the age of 62. He was preceded by his Parents: Robert and Gloria Estala. He is survived by his Wife: Ampelia Estala; 4 Children: Vincent Falcon (Claudia), Cristina Castillo (Piero), Gloria and Christopher Estala; Brother: Robert Estala; Sisters: Lourdes Galvan, Irma Vargas, Josie Martinez (Eutimo), Gloriann Guerra, Corrine Lorenzana (Dr. Elias Lorenzana), Katherine Agueros (Fidencio), Ruby Muma (Jerry) and Gracie Schneider. Along with 6 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews and cousins. Chris worked for the City of San Antonio for 26 yrs and later became the proud owner of Cool Arrows Night Club for 17yrs. His life and legacy was filled with laughter and love. Always sharing his jokes and stories. May he rest in peace.
Our beloved mother, Terisita Toscano Reyes, went to be with the Lord on June 14, 2017, at the age of eighty-seven. She was born on March 29, 1930, in Campbellton, Texas. She reunited with her loving husband of fifty-seven years Jose Rodriguez Reyes, Jr., parents Seferino and Corina Contreras Toscano, brother Felix Toscano, sister Victoria Parr, grandsons Georgie Reyes and Dino Conde, Jr., and Uncle Lorenzo and Aunt Pauline Mitchell—who became her guardians following her parents’ early death. She leaves behind her legacy of strength within her sons Jose III and wife Rachel, Oscar and wife Delia, Victor and wife Andrea, Ismael and wife Yolanda, Rene and wife Helen, Jesse and wife Rachel, David, and Martin and wife Carol, her daughters San Juanita Vega and partner Eva Tijerina, Corinne and husband Richard Loera, Jr., forty-two grandchildren, sixty-seven great-grandchildren, and five great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Luisa Jimenez, numerous nieces, nephews, and additional loving family and friends.
Visitation will begin on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 4:00pm with a Rosary at 7:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home. 319 W. Mitchell St. 78204. Funeral procession will depart Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 9:30am for a mass at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church at 10:00am, 618 S. Grimes, 78203. Interment will follow at San Jose Burial Park. 8235 Mission Rd., 78214
Viewing is scheduled for Tuesday, June 20,2017 from 3:00pm - 9:00pm with a Rosary recited at 7:00pm. Funeral procession Wednesday, June 21,2017 will depart at 9:30am for a 10:00am burial at San Fernando Cemetery III.
Elisa Hernandez passed away peacefully on Wednesday May 31, 2017 at the age of 86. She was born in Del Rio, TX on July 13, 1930 to Eloy and Feliciana Salais. Elisa was preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Jesus Salais, Jose Salais, Averlado Salais and Salvador Salais. She is survived by her Husband: Enrique P. Hernandez; Daughter: Diana Perales; Sister: Maria Guevara; Grandchildren: Rebecca Anne Perales and Jessica Marie Antopia; Great grandchildren: Benny Antopia Jr, Genesis Nicole Antopia, Jacqueline Monet Price and Leilani Elisa Antopia.
Elisa loved gardening, enjoyed antiquing and visiting garage sales and flea markets. Her fondest memories were at Sunken Garden where she would spend Sundays after church with her husband and daughter and continued the family tradition with her grandchildren.
Family and friends are encouraged to offer their condolences are fond memories with the immediate family.
Visitation will begin Monday, June 19, 2017 at 9:00am with a Service at 11:30am at Delgado Funeral Home. A Graveside service will continue Monday, June 19, 2017 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery at 1:15pm.
She was born in San Antonio, TX to Pedro and Tammy Sierra on July 21, 1972. This is where she met and married her forever love, Pete. She loved reading, cooking, and spending time with all of her family and was Nicolas's greatest fan in the stands at all his baseball games. Norma also volunteered her time as an active PTA mom and was a major community supporter at Brackenridge High School where her son attended.
A viewing is scheduled for Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home, with a Rosary recited at 7:00 pm. Final viewing will be on Thursday, June 1st, 2017 at 8:30 am with a Chapel Service at 10:00am at Delgado Funeral Home. Interment will follow at First Memorial Park Cemetery. The family is very thankful for your thoughts and prayers.
He was born On December 7, 1935 in Lockhart Texas to Jose and Genoveva Castillo. After moving to San Antonio Abel met and married Josephine Castillo his loving wife of 66 years. Abel worked for twenty five years as a passionate cook for Baptist Medical Center. Abel served in the Army Reserves from 1961-1965 in Combat Support Company, First battle group 357th Infantry 90th Infantry Division. Abel was
a San Antonio Spurs and Dallas Cowboys fanatic.
A viewing is scheduled for Friday May 26th, 2017 from 10:30- 12:30 at Delgado Funeral Home, with a rosary at 1:00 pm, and Mass at 1:30 at San Martin de Porres. Interment will follow at San Jose Cemetery. The Castillo family is greatly thankful for your thoughts and prayers.
Visitation will begin Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 5:00pm with a Rosary recited at 7:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home. Funeral services will conclude at 9:00pm.
Born June 4, 1949 in San Antonio Tx.
Mrs. Hernandez graduated Lanier HS in 1968, she worked 14 years at Blood Components Inc. as Manager/supervisor before becoming a Civil Employee. She then worked at Kelly AFB as Branch Secretary and then transferred to Lackland AFB in 1997 administrating test for the government for 28 years before retiring.
She is preceded in death by her son, Ronnie Hernandez, survived by her husband, Jose Socorro Hernandez , daughter, Jessica Elise, son in law James, three grandchildren Gabriella Angelique, Gabriel Ronnie and Gwendolyn Isabella Rannalli. Also survived by her sister Elida Leija, half siblings, various nieces and nephews and close friends.
Memorial Services will be at Delgado Funeral Home, 319 W Mitchell St, San Antonio, TX 78204
Rosary will be on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 7pm.
Mass will be at 10am on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at St. Phillips of Jesus, 142 Lambert St. SAT 78204
Small reception will be held after mass service at another location to be announced later.
A Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, (108 S. Washington Dr., Devine, Texas) on Thursday, 4 May, 2017. Mass will be on 5 May, 2017, at 11:00 am at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Devine, Texas, followed by internment at St. Joseph Cemetery in Devine, Texas.
Visitation will take place Monday, March 20, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Delgado Funeral Home with a Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Funeral procession will depart Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. for a funeral mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church-South San at 9:30 a.m. Internment to follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.
Jose Morales, born June 9, 1937 in Corpus Christi, TX went to be with the Lord on March 4, 2017 at the age of 79. He is survived by his Son: Jose Morales Jr.; Daughters: Lynda Davis, Margarita Elena Morales, Maria Christina Morales and Jessica Ann Morales; Sisters: Yolanda Huizar and Audelia Irma Fernandez; Brother: Louie Fuentes and Numerous Grandchildren and Great-grandchildren. My beloved father was a very caring, loving person with a big heart and lots of love to give. He was kind hearted; a spiritual person and had a lot of faith. My dad would take off his shirt from his back to give to you. He loved to help everyone. It didn't matter if you were rich or poor, he was the best daddy that he could ever be to his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He loved us each in his own way. Daddy, you will be missed and loved forever and ever in our hearts.
Visitation will begin Friday, March 10, 2017 at 4:00pm with a Rosary recited at 7:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home. Funeral procession will depart Saturday, March 11, 2017 9:15am for a funeral mass at St. Jude Catholic Church at 10:00am. Services conclude after the mass.
Norma Joyce Figueroa, born April 4, 1953 in San Antonio, Texas went to be with the Lord on March 3, 2017 at the age of 63. She was preceded in death by her Parents: Samuel and Janet Figueroa. She is survived her Daughter: Jasmine J. Elizondo and her husband Matthew; Sisters: Florence Entler, Patty Paez, Jeanie Wood and Sandie Wallace; Brother: Tony Barajas; Grandchildren: Jared Oconnor, Emily Elizondo and one on the way; and numerous Nephews and Nieces.
Visitation will begin Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 5:00pm with a Rosary recited at 7:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home. A Chapel Service will begin Friday, March 10, 2017 at Delgado Funeral Home at 11:45am. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.
Amelia Gonzales de Vargas, born on April 5, 1923 in Pawnee Rock, Kansas went to be with the Lord March 7, 2017 at the age of 93. She was preceded in death by her Parents: Jesus Gonzales and Joaquina Rico de Gonzales; Husband: Rafael Vargas Reyes; Sons: Vicente, Trinidad, Eduardo and Gustavo; Daughter: Isabel and Brother: Rumaldo Gonzales. She is survived by her Sons: Ruben Vargas (Maria), Abel Vargas (Guillermina), Rafael Vargas and Leonel Vargas; Daughters: Lupe Vargas De Saenz (Abelardo), Maria de Jesus Vargas de Gutierrez (Treberto); Susana Vargas and Alicia Vargas de Ruiz (Javier); Numerous Grandchildren, Great-grandchildren and Great great-grandchildren. We would like to give our sincere gratitude and appreciation to the Ruiz family for all the care and love they gave our grandmother. She will forever be in our hearts.
Visitation will begin Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 1:00pm with a Rosary recited at 7:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home. A Funeral Service will begin Thursday, March 9, 2017 at St. Henry's Catholic Church at 2:00pm. Services will conlcude after the mass.
Adelia A. Lopez, Went to be with the Lord March 6, 2017. She was preceded in death by her Husband:Antonio Lopez, brothers: Julian and Gilberto Alaquinez. She is survived by her son: Antonio Lopez Jr.; Daughters: Elisa Garcia, Martha Releford, Patricia Lopez; sisters: Petra Hernandez, Guadalupe Alaquinez, Yolanda Chavarria, brothers: Ruperto Alaquinez, and Manuel Alaquinez, 13 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild.
Visitation will begin Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 4:00pm with a Rosary at 7:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home. A graveside Service will take place Monday March 13, 2017 at San Lorenzo Cemetery at 11:00am.
Antonio Enrique Munoz, born November 15, 2016, went to be with the Lord on March 3, 2017. He was preceded in death by his Grandfather: Lupe E. Hernandez. He is survived by his Parents: Ramon Munoz and Kristi Hernandez; Sisters: Elena Munoz, Lillyanna Hernandez, Savannah Ortiz; Brothers: Ramon Munoz Jr., Eligh Hernandez; Grandparents: Albert and Mary Jane Delgado, Beatrice Fonseca; and numerous Aunts, Uncles and other relatives.
Visitation will begin Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 4:00pm with a Rosary at 7:00pm at Delgado Funeral Home. A graveside Service will take place Friday March 10, 2017 at Wildflower Cemetery at 10:00am.
James Gutierrez, born December 15, 1961 in San Antonio, Texas went to be with the Lord on February 25, 2017 at the age of 55. He was preceded in death by his Mother: Anita G. Alvarado; Wife: Diana Conde and Brother Gilbert. He is survived by his Son: James Conde; Daughter: Chayanne Gutierrez; Granddaughter: Arielle; Companion: Linda and numberous sbilings.
Visitation will begin Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 3:00pm with a service at 7:00pm at Templo Sion "Assembly of God" (137 Hazel St. San Antonio, TX 78207). Services conclude at 9:00pm.