Rebecca Chapa Gonzales, 81, of Uvalde died on June 16, 2014, at Amistad Nursing Home. She was born on Jan. 2, 1933, in Uvalde to Maria Paula Cardona Chapa and Reynaldo Chapa. She is survived by five sisters, Noemi Mejia, Refugia “Cuca” Hernandez, Rachel Juarez and husband, Luis Jr., and Olivia Rodriguez, all of Uvalde and Eva Ramos of California; and four brothers, Reynaldo Chapa Jr. and wife, Sylvia, Daniel Chapa and wife, Josephina, Eugenio Chapa Sr. and Adam Chapa Sr. and wife, Irma, all of Uvalde. She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Daniel Chapa and Samuel Chapa. A prayer service was held Friday at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral service was held yesterday at 10 a.m. at Templo Cristiano Church. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jim Aviles Jr., Jared Riso, Jesse Rodriguez III, Jose Luis Rodriguez, Levi Juarez and Aaron Caleb Chapa. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
Jesse “Pat” Carvel LaMascus, 81, died on June 15, 2014, in Houston. He was born on July 18, 1932. LaMascus was a veteran of the United States Army serving in Alaska and worked for Phillips Petroleum for over 25 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Colleen LaMascus; and one son, Jay Kelly LaMascus. He is survived by one son, Douglas Scott LaMascus and wife, Theresa Wendy; one brother, Kenneth Ray LaMascus; three nephews, Steven LaMascus and wife, Candace, David LaMascus and wife, Becky, and Randy LaMascus and wife, Marsha, all of Uvalde; one niece, Lisa LaMascus; and numerous great-nephews and nieces. A Celebration of Life service will be announced at a later date. KATY FUNERAL HOME OF KATY
Rebecca Gonzales, 81, of Uvalde died on June 16, 2014, at Amistad Nursing Home. A prayer service will be held tomorrow at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Templo Cristiano Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
Guadalupe Galindo, 56, of Batesville died on June 11, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Jan. 1, 1958, in Uvalde to Teofila Alcada Galindo and Miguel Galindo. She is survived by two daughters, Jessica Galindo
and husband, Chico Delgado, of Andrews and Dayanita Torres and companion, Juan Grilmaldo, of Batesville; two sons, Mario Torres and Joe Ben Basan, both of Batesville; two sisters, Ofelia Galindo and Maria “Babo” Galindo, both of Batesville; three grandchildren, Yissella Delgado, Chico Delgado Jr. and Alexsa Delgado; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Juan Trevino; and one brother, Miguel Galindo Jr. A rosary was recited on Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. Funeral Mass was held yesterday at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Batesville Interment followed in Batesville Cemetery.