March 2014

Camilo M. Camarillo
1941-2014

Camilo M. Camarillo, born on December 10, 1941, went with the Lord on March 10, 2014 at the age of 72.
Born in Eagle Pass, Texas, Camilo is survived by his sons Camilo A. Camarillo and Camilo M. Camarillo; and his daughters Hortencia C. Diaz, Morayma M. Rodriguez, and Argelia Constancio. He is also survived by nine grandchildren.
Camilo was known as a pleasant, hard-working man with a great sense of humor. He was an keen fan of sports, especially soccer and volleyball. Although he could be stubborn at times, Camilo always made sure to show his enjoyable, humorous personality. Camilo also loved to sing, and was fond of certain pieces of poetry, such as Amado Nervo’s “En Paz.” There were little things he enjoyed more than family reunions. He took great pleasure in helping people, and never renounced his honorable character of being a selfless man. Camilo will be remember as a great father, a charismatic, compassionate man, and a loyal friend.
Camilo’s viewing will be held on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Funerales Socorro. His service will be held on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. on the same day. Another viewing will take place on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 8 a.m. at Funerales Socorro. He will be laid to rest at the Santo Cristo Cemetery in Piedras Negras, Coahuila. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Valdez & Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we would like to thank everyone for their grand prayers and support for the Camarillo family, as well as everyone who was close to Camilo.
Camilo M. Camarillo will be dearly missed….

Manuel O. Hernandez
1926-2014

Manuel O. Hernandez, born on January 15, 1926, went with the Lord on March 18, 2014 at the age of 88.
Born in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Manuel is survived by his sons Eduardo H. Hernandez, Enrique H. Hernandez, Jose Manuel Hernandez, Roberto H. Hernandez; his daughters Rosa Heredia, Maria Elena W. Hernandez, Ana Maria Oyervidez, Lidia H. Martinez, and Dora Elia Flores. He is also survived by twenty-five grandchildren and forty-five great-grandchildren.
Manuel will be a remember for the hard-working, responsible man he was throughout his life. He was highly fond of the outdoors, and loved spending his days in ranches. This great passion for nature was only matched for the great love he had for his family.
Manuel’s viewing will be held on Friday, March 21, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m at Memorial Funeral Chapel’s A Chapel. Service will be held on the same day at 7 p.m. Another viewing will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., followed by his service at 10 a.m. at the Getsemani Temple. He will be laid to rest at the Maverick County Cemetery. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Valdez and Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we would like to thank everyone for their prayers and support for the Hernandez family, as well as everyone close to Manuel.
Manuel O. Hernandez will be dearly missed.

Margarita Pina Rodriguez
1926-2014

Margarita Pina Rodriguez, born on June 11, 1926, went with the Lord on March 13, 2014 at the age of 87.
Born in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Margarita is survived by her devoted spouse Jose Rodriguez, as well as her daughters Magaly R. Griffis, Sonia R. Gonzalez, Sandra R. Jones, and Zulema R. Walski.
Margarita was a woman who was greatly fond of her family. She had a keen, traditional interest for sewing. She had a passion for music; not only did she enjoy dancing, but she also took pleasure in singing for her children and grandchildren. Margarita was also known for her charming, appealing house decorations and her pristine gardening. Most of all, she was known for a woman that loved and care for everyone close to her.
Margarita’s viewing was held on Monday, March, 17, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Chapels. Her service was held on the same day at 7:30 p.m. Another viewing was held on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., followed by her final service at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we would like to thank everyone for their prayers and support.
Margarita Pina Rodriguez will be dearly missed by our community.

Gregorio Luis Jimenez
1948-2014

Gregorio Luis Jimenez, born on August 24, 1948, went with the Lord on March 14, 2014 at the age of 65.
Born in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Gregorio is survived by his loving wife Luz De Lourdes Jimenez, as well as his son Luis Gregorio Jimenez, his grandsons Liam Gregorio Jimenez, his granddaughter Mia Jimenez, daughter-in-law Alicia Jimenez, and his brothers Carlos and Martin Jimenez.
Gregorio was a kind, religious man. For years, he was involved in the Cursillos Movement, which focuses on instilling Christian fundamental ideals in individuals. He was a fan of baseball, and was part of the Astros softball team. Above all things, Gregorio valued the importance of family, and he cared for and loved them until his final days.
Gregorio’s viewing took place on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Rosary was held on the same day at 10 a.m., followed by his service at Sacred Heart Church at 1 p.m. Another viewing followed from 3 p.m. to 12 a.m. on the same day at Funerales Socorro. Final service was held on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at the Santuario de Guadalupe in Piedras Negras, Coahuila. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Memorial Funeral Chapels and Funerales Socorro.
We would like to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers for the Jimenez family, as well as for everyone who was close to Gregorio.
Gregorio Luis Jimenez will be dearly missed.

Hilda Demming
1935-2014

Hilda Demming, born on May 31, 1935, went with the Lord on March 24, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas at the age of 78.
Born in Mexico, Hilda is survived by her loving daughter Adrienne Demming, as well as her sons Ray Demming and Edwin Demming. She is also survived by four grandchildren.
Among the countless of her benevolent attributes, Hilda was simply known for her immense generosity. Throughout her long-lived life, Hilda gracefully donated land to churches, as well as to the Texas Migrant Council. She was prestigiously known for being the first person to sell real estate in Chula Vista. Hilda will also be remembered for feeding prisoners during holidays, and helping struggling families to start their homes. She was known to be a religious woman who practiced her beliefs in God, yet never preached them. Besides her abundant and resonant acts of kindness, Hilda was known for her great passion for writing. She spent her time composing music and writing poetry, and even has songs that have been copyrighted under her name. Hilda’s optimism was always perceivable; she never gave up on life, even through the most difficult situations. Beyond all her great accomplishments in life, however, Hilda was ultimately known for her great love for her family. She cared for them and cherished them until her final days.
Hilda’s viewing took place on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Her Rosary was held on the same day at 7:30 p.m. Service was held on Monday, March 24, 2014 at San Andres Apostol Church in Nava, Coahuila at 11 a.m. She was laid to rest at the Municipal Cemetery of Nava. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Memorial Funeral Chapels and Funerales Socorro.
At this time, we would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, prayers, and support for the Demming family, as well as for everyone who was close to Hilda.
Hilda will be dearly missed by our community…l.
Daniel Martinez Banda will be dearly missed by our community.

Magdaleno Rodriguez
1932-2014

Magdaleno Rodriguez, born on November 19, 1932, went with the Lord on March 19, 2014 at the age of 81.
Born in Mexico, Magdaleno is survived by his loving wife Isabel Rodriguez. He is also survived by his sons Jose A. and Abel; his daughters Ana Maria and Cristina; twelve grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
Magdaleno will be remembered for his pleasant, delightful personality. He was an avid fan of games and sports, especially baseball and the New York Yankees. He also enjoyed gambling at the Casino. Magdaleno also enjoyed spending time listening to classical music while he rested. Above all, however, Magdaleno was a man who lived for his children, his grandchildren, and the rest of his loving family.
Magdaleno’s viewing took place on Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Another viewing took place on Friday, March 21, from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., followed by his service at 10 a.m. He was laid to rest at the Santo Cristo Cemetery in Piedras Negras, Coahuila. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Valdez & Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we would like to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers for the Rodriguez family, as well as to everyone else close to Magdaleno.
Magdaleno will be dearly missed.

Eufemio Perales
1939-2014

Eufemio Perales, born on February 19, 1939, went with the Lord on March 19, 1939 at the age of 75.
Born in Mexico, Eufemio is survived by his loving wife Maria Enedelia Perales, as well as his daughters Gricelda Alejandra Molina, Mireya Luna, Lucila Buentello, Enedelia Perales, and six grandchildren.
Eufemio will be remembered for the candid, honest person he was. A great enthusiast of mechanics, Eufemio was a man who respected and revered honest, hard work. Those who knew him know how much he loved his family, and how much he cared and adored everyone who was close to him.
Eufemio’s viewing was held on Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Another viewing took place on Friday, March 21, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. His rosary was held on the same day at 7:30 p.m. Eufemio’s service was held on Saturday, March 22 at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Eagle Pass. He was laid to rest at Our Lady of Refuge Cemetery. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Valdez & Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we would like to thank everyone for their prayers and support for the Perales family, as well as for everyone close to Eufemio.
Eufemio Perales will be dearly missed.

Jose Blanco
1972-2014

Jose Blanco, born on October 18, 1972, went with the Lord on March 18, 2014 at the age of 41 in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Born in Toppenish, Washington, Jose is survived by his loving wife Ludy Blanco. He is also survived by his daughter Yasmin Blanco; his sons Jose Blanco III and Joel Blanco; his father Jose Blanco Sr., and his mother Diamantina Rodriguez.
Jose Blanco will be remember for his sweet, loving, optimistic personality and his amenable demeanor. He enjoyed spending his time playing with his children and his family. He was a great friend to all, a loving father and son, and a man who truly believed that everything in life is possible.
Jose Blanco’s viewing took place on Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Another viewing took place on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Rosaries took place on both days at 7:30 p.m. Jose’s service was held on Monday, March 24 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Eagle Pass, Texas. He was laid to rest at Our Lady of Refuge Cemetery. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Valdez & Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
We would like to thank everyone for their prayers and support for the Blanco family, as well as for everyone who was close to Jose.
Jose Blanco will be dearly missed by our community.

Joaquina De Leon Marines
1926-2014

Joaquina De Leon Marines, born October 12, 1926, went with the Lord on March 21, 2014 at the age of 87 in Eagle Pass, Texas.
Born in Mexico, Joaquina is survived by her sons Cervando Sotelo, Rafael Sotelo, Javier Sotelo, and her daughter Norma Castillo.
Joaquina’s viewing took place on Saturday, March 22, 2014 from a.m. to 12 a.m. Another viewing was held on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed by her services at 1:30 p.m. at the Santuario de Guadalupe Church in Eagle Pass, Texas. She was laid to rest at Our Lady of Refuge Cemetery. Arrangements were made under the care and direction of Valdez & Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we would like to extend our thoughts and prayers for the De Leon, Marines, and Sotello families, as well as to everyone who was close to Joaquina.
Joaquina De Leon Marines will be dearly missed by our community.

Elia Sanchez Del Rio
1943-2014

Elias Sanchez Del Rio, born on January 5, 1943, went with the Lord on March 20, 2014 in San Antonio Texas at the age of 71.
Elias’ viewing took place on Monday, March 24, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Her rosary was held on the same day at 11 a.m. Service was held at Sacred Heart Church at 2 p.m. Arrangements were made under care and direction of Valdez & Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we would like to extend our prayers and support for the Sanchez and Del Rio families, as well as to everyone who was close to Elias.
Elias Sanchez Del Rio will be dearly missed by our community.

Bethsaida Sarai Rueda Rodriguez
2014-2014

Bethsaida Sarai Rueda Rodriguez, born on February 17, 2014, went with the Lord in March 28, 2014 at the newborn age of a month in San Antonio, Texas.
Bethsaida was born in San Antonio, Texas, and she is survived by her parents Marco Rueda and Raquel Rodriguez.
Bethsaida’s viewing was held on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Her service was held on the same day at 1 p.m. at Camino de Salvacion in Eagle Pass, Texas. She will be laid to rest at Maverick County Cemetery. Arrangements were made under the great care and direction of Valdez & Sons Memorial Funeral Chapels.
At this time, we express our deepest condolences for the Rueda and Rodriguez families. The thoughts and prayers of those close to Bethsaida and her loving parents is deeply felt by our community.
Bethsaida Sarai Rueda Rodriguez will be dearly missed.

Tomas S. Perez
1940-2014

Tomas S. Perez, born on May 10, 1940, went with the Lord on March 30, 2014 at the age of 73. Tomas Perez was born in El Nacimiento, Mexico and spent his final days in Eagle Pass, Texas.
Viewing for Tomas Perez was held on Monday, March 31, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Services followed at 11:30 a.m. He was laid to rest at El Nacimiento Cemetery.
At this time, we would like to express our condolences. We thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers for the Perez family and for everyone close to Tomas.
Tomas S. Perez will be dearly missed by our community.