Maria Castillo

Photo Contest

Where do you read the newspaper? The Uvalde Leader-News is again accepting photo submissions from people reading the newspaper in far-flung or unique geographical locations. The newspaper first held the contest in 2013 and received dozens of entries, which appeared one at a time on the front page of each edition of the newspaper – for nearly one year.Simply e-mail, mail or bring your photos into us on or before Dec. 31, 2016, to be eligible for the contest. Pictures will be judged on location, originality and authenticity and should be accompanied by a brief description...
Maria G. Castillo, age 91, passed away on July 9, 2014. She was born to Encarnacion and Guadalupe Rossett Tudon on Feb. 3, 1923, in Runge, Texas, and was raised in Kingsville, Texas. Maria was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Encarnacion and Horacio Tudon; and sisters, Elvira Figueroa, Mary Flores, Filomena Huerta, Trine Tudon and Anita Ochoa. Maria leaves behind to cherish her memories her beloved husband of 68 years, Guadalupe T. Castillo of Corpus Christi, Texas; son, Daniel (Jackie) Castillo of Houston, Texas; daughter, Diana (Gary) Burt of Uvalde, Texas; grandchild, Justin (Erika) Burt of Greenwood, Indiana; and four great-grandchildren, Bernadette, Benedict, Madeleine and Michelle. Visitation was held Sunday, July 13, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Cage-Mills Funeral Directors with a rosary at 7 p.m. that same evening. On Monday, July 14, 2014, a rosary was recited at 9 a.m. at St. Theresa Catholic Church a funeral mass followed. Interment was held at Rose Hill Memorial Park. THE PRECEDING IS A PAID OBITUARY.


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