Betty A. Wood, 64, of Conroe, formerly of Uvalde, died on Nov. 13, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Feb. 26, 1950, in Hayfield, Minnesota to Violet Buck and Sterling Buck. Wood graduated from Hayfield High School in 1968. She was a Lutheran. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Gary Buck and Richard Buck; and one sister, Mary Brown. She is survived by her husband, William “Rick” Wood of Conroe; two daughters, Ann Childs of Cypress and Dottie Schmoll of Houston; one sister, Bonnie Eckhart; 12 grandchildren; and five greatgrandchildren. In honor of her wishes, Wood will be cremated and a private family memorial will be held at a later date.
Ernesto V. Prado, 71, of Uvalde died on Nov. 15, 2014, at Baptist Medical Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on May 11, 1943, in Batesville to Aurora Vasquez Prado and Francisco Prado. He married Virginia
Gilberto M. “Beto” Perez, 44, of Uvalde died on Nov. 13, 2014, in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited today at 7 p.m. at the Rushing- Estes-Knowles Chapel. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery. He was born on Oct. 7, 1970, in Uvalde to Florentina Martinez Perez and Joaquin Perez Sr. He is survived by his mother, a resident of Uvalde; companion, Jessica Valez of Uvalde; two sons, Gilbert Z. Perez and wife, Maria, and Gilbert F. Perez, all of Uvalde; two sisters, Gloria Velasquez and Ester Perez, both of Uvalde; one brother, Joaquin M. Perez Jr. of Uvalde; one granddaughter, Arlene Nicole Perez of Uvalde; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father; one daughter, Bianca Perez; and one sister, Angelita Perez.
Mary Frances “Fran” Sansom Norris, 81, of Camp Wood died on Nov. 12, 2014, at Santa Rosa Hospital in San Antonio. She was born on Jan. 19, 1933, in Leming to Bessie Boykin Sansom and Milton Sansom. She is survived by five sons, Bobby Williams and wife, Frankie, of Baytown, Dennis Williams of Copperas Cove, Wesley Haggerton Jr. of Odessa and Mike Haggerton and Earl Haggerton, both of Round Rock; two daughters, Virginia
Patricio V. Granado, 86, of Uvalde died on Nov. 5, 2014, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. He was born on Nov. 2, 1928, in Stanton to Eduvigen Villanueva Granado and Deonicio Granado. He is survived by six daughters, Antonia Castro of La Pryor, Guadalupe Gonzales, Maria Rivas and husband, Victor, and Anna Menchaca and husband, Arthur, all of Uvalde, PatsyTorres of Victoria and Rosie Statenburger of Nixon; five sons, Armando Aguinaga and Ruben Aguinaga, both of Victoria, Antonio Aguinaga and Arnulfo Aguinaga, both of Uvalde and Patricio Granado Jr. of La Pryor; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Gregoria Diaz Granado; one son, Oscar James Villanueva; six brothers; and 2 sisters. A rosary was recited on Friday at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass was held yesterday at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Dolores Torres Rubio, 92, of Uvalde died on Nov. 3, 2014, at her residence. She was born on April 7, 1922, in Mexico to Hilaria Dominquez Torres and Francisco Torres. She is survived by three daughters, Petra Torres of Maryland, Blanca Estella Puente and Sylvia Rubio, both of Uvalde; one son, Jose T. Rubio of Virginia; one stepdaughter, Berta R. Alonzo of Uvalde; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jose Flores Rubio; parents, one sister, Telesfora Perez; four brothers, Urbano Torres, Fidel Torres, Francisco Torres and Julian Torres; and one grandson, Alberto Osuna. A rosary was recited on Wednesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass was held Friday at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery.