2017-12-21

Edna E. Del Toro

Edna E. Del Toro Edna Enriquez Del Toro, 75, of Uvalde, formerly of La Pryor, died on Dec. 12, 2017, at Metropolitan Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A memorial service will also be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. Interment  of ashes will follow at Hillcrest […]

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Gerald L. White

Gerald L. White Gerald Leo White, 67, of Knippa died on Nov. 28, 2017, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 2, 1949, in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, to Margaret LaPier and William J. White. White is survived by his wife, Rosemary White of Knippa; one son, Joshua Daniel White of Knippa; three stepdaughters, Stacy Schwank, Tracy Schwank and Terry […]

Antonia R. Valdez

Antonia R. Valdez Antonia R. Valdez, 77, of Uvalde died on Dec. 15, 2017, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. She was born in Nueva Rosita, Coahuila, Mexico, to Maria Elena (Molina) and Melquiades Reyna. She married Roberto Valdez on Oct. 6, 1984, in Uvalde. Valdez is survived by four daughters, Enriqueta Gonzales and husband, Martin, of New Braunfels, Martha Ruiz and […]

Henry G. Tollett

Henry G. Tollett Henry Glenn Tollett, 79, of Uvalde died on Dec. 12, 2017, in San Antonio. He was born on Nov. 28, 1938, in Asherton to Lela Belle (Edwards)  and Charles Wesley Tollett.  He is survived by his wife, Marion Bingham, of Uvalde; one daughter, Kelly Tollett Ferguson of Sabinal; one stepson, Lee Coffelt and wife, Debbie, of Uvalde; […]

Isabel C. Padilla

Isabel C. Padilla Isabel C. ‘’Red’’ Padilla of Uvalde, 87, died on Dec. 19, 2017, at his residence. A rosary was recited yesterday and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery He was born on […]

Roland G. Ortiz

Roland G. Ortiz Roland G. Ortiz, 62, of Uvalde died on Dec. 16, 2017, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. A funeral mass will be held today at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He was born on Feb. 28, 1955, in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico, to Olidia (Guajardo) and Mario Ortiz. He married Araceli ‘’Sally’’ Ortiz on June 25, 1978, […]

David C. Martinez

David C. Martinez David C. Martinez, 44, of Uvalde died on Nov. 30, 2017, at Methodist Stone Oak Hospital in San Antonio. He was born on July 29, 1973, in Uvalde to Maria E. ‘’Tita’’ Martinez. Martinez is survived by his mother, of Uvalde; wife, Kelsie Paradeaux of Uvalde; one daughter, Leslie Martinez of Carrizo Springs; two sons, David Martinez […]

Flu virus hits 69 people

Children among afflicted patients Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Sixty-nine cases of the flu have been confirmed in Uvalde since October. Uvalde Memorial Hospital and Community Health Development Inc. are urging local residents to vaccinate themselves against influenza. According to Karla Radicke, public information officer for UMH, the hospital has treated 57 confirmed cases of Type A and eight type B […]