Armando Torralva Martinez, 61, of Uvalde died on Oct. 10, 2016, at Life Care Hospital in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited on Saturday and again on Sunday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held on Monday at 11:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.
Prajedes Ramos Tobias, 72, of San Martin, California, formerly of Uvalde, died on Oct. 2, 2016, at his residence. A rosary will be recited on Thursday at 7 p.m.at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday at 2 p.m.
Peggy Bernice Yancy Rudasill passed away peacefully on Sept. 23, 2016, in Georgetown, at the age of 85. Peggy was born on July 16, 1931, to Ben and Bessie (Tidwell) Yancy and grew up west of Uvalde, along the Nueces River. Peggy was one of six children. Peggy attended school in Uvalde and later worked at First State Bank of Uvalde. She married Roger Rudasill on June 1, 1963, and they made their home on the lower portion of the Rudasill Ranch in Edwards County.
Delfino Santiago Vasquez, 92, of Uvalde died on Sept. 30, 2016, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 24, 1923, in Uvalde to Feliz (Vara) and Santiago Vasquez. He married Viviana P. Treviño on Sept. 15, 1957, in Uvalde. He is survived by two daughters, Ruby V. Garza and companion, Armando T. Martinez, and Esmeralda V.
Joseph Michael Lawson, 73, of Sabinal, died on Sept. 26, 2016 at Christus Santa Rosa Hospital in San Antonio. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church of Sabinal. The Rev. Glenn Luhrs will officiate. Lawson was born on Aug.
Gerald “Frank” Davis, 83, of Menard, formerly of Camp Wood, died on Sept. 30, 2016, in Menard. A viewing will be held today from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Eden Funeral Home in Eden. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. tomorrow at Eden Funeral Home. Davis was born in Abilene in Taylor County on Jan. 7, 1933, to Mable M.