Leslie K. Shaw, 64, of Uvalde died on Sept. 30, 2014, at her residence. A memorial service will be held today at 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church with the Rev. Thomas Winter officiating. She was born on Jan. 28, 1950, in Laredo to Dorothy Mainland Brown and Charles Leslie Brown. She married John C. Shaw on Dec. 4, 1982, in Catarina. She is survived by her husband of 32 years; two daughters, Theresa L. Shaw and Sandra Shaw, both of Uvalde; one son, Leslie Carroll Shaw of Uvalde; two sisters, Elizabeth Alexander and Mary Lynn Vaughn, both of Uvalde; one brother, Charles John Brown of Catarina; six grandchildren, Samantha Garcia, Jesse Garcia, Sabian Shaw, Shawn Lockhart, Damon Shaw and Arya Shaw; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, John Douglas “Rusty” Lewis; and father-in-law, William Carroll Shaw.
Lucia L. Vasquez, 82, of Uvalde died on Oct. 1, 2014, in San Antonio. A funeral Mass will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Batesville Cemetery. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.
Celinda D. Ruiz, 59, of La Pryor died on Sept. 30, 2014, in Crystal City. She was born on Nov. 11, 1955, in Uvalde to Mary Del Toro Alvarado and Luis Antonio Alvarado. A prayer service will be held today at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-Knowles Chapel. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
Frances Heskett, 91, of Uvalde died on Sept. 30, 2014, at her residence. A rosary will be recited today at 7 p.m. at the Rushing- Estes-Knowles Chapel. A funeral Mass will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery. She was born on Dec. 14, 1922, in Uvalde to Maria De Hoyos De La Cerda and Encarnacion De La Cerda. She is survived by three daughters, Carrie Barbier Treviño of Uvalde, Janette Baertsch and husband, Orin, and Jo Anna Williams and husband, Michael, all of San Diego, California; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; caregiver, Oralia Ramos; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Heskett; and one sister, Rosa Herring. Pallbearers will be Edward Treviño, Daniel A. Williams, Paul T. Rodriguez, Edward Treviño Jr. and J. T. Treviño. Honorary pallbearer will be Joe Losoya. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM
Submitted by Edgar on September 27, 2014 - 10:47pm
Rosa Lee Enriquez, 64, of Uvalde died on Sept. 24, 2014, in Richmond. She was born in Uvalde on July 15, 1950, to Consuelo (Mireles) Ruiz and Guasimodo Ruiz. She is survived by her companion, Zenon Cabrales; four daughters, Stephanie Escamilla and companion, Jose Farias, of San Antonio, Consuelo Enriquez of Converse, Lamar Rodriguez of San Antonio, and Maribel De La Cerda and husband, Fortunado Jr., of San Antonio; one son, Juan Manuel Enriquez and wife, Mary, of Richmond; six brothers, Jose Luis Ruiz Sr. of Pflugerville, Mario Ruiz and Guadalupe Ruiz, both of Uvalde, Guasimodo Ruiz Jr. of Sonora, California, Roberto Ruiz of San Jose, California and Andres Ruiz of Austin; 13 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Juanita Hernandez, Natalia Rodriguez and Maria Elena Moreno; one brother, David M. Ruiz; one grandson, De Marcus Angelo Enriquez; and one great-grandson, Julius Michael De La Cerda.