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.
Raul Cano Jr., 65, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, formerly of Uvalde, died on Sept. 21, 2014, at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited today and tomorrow at 7 p.m. at the Rushing-Estes-
Knowles Chapel. He was born on Dec. 1, 1948, in Uvalde to Guadalupe Arizmendi Cano and Raul Cano. He is survived by two sons, Raul Cano III and Ricardo Javier Cano, both of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; two sisters, Linda Cano Basaldua and husband, Paul Estala, and Yolanda Cano, all of Uvalde; one brother, John Jay Cano of Uvalde; two grandchildren, Carissa Meilani Cano and Isabella Veronica Cano; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents. RUSHING-ESTES-KNOWLES MORTUARY, WWW.REKFUNERALS.COM