Johnie R. Hillis

Johnie R. Hillis Johnie Rutherford Hillis passed from this life on Jan. 21, 2018, at the age of 93 years and 11 months, after living a full life in Uvalde with good friends and great memories. She was born on Feb. 22, 1924, in Van Buren County, Arkansas. At about four years of age, the family decided to leave Arkansas […]

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Lobos host Medina Valley in soccer home opener

Tomorrow night at the Uvalde High School soccer field, the Uvalde Lobos will make their 2018 regular season home debut when they take on the Medina Valley Lady Panthers. The varsity match is set for a 7 p.m. kickoff and will follow a 5 p.m. junior varsity match. Coach Russell McElroy’s Lobos, 3-5-1 for the season, will come into their […]

Lobos rally to defeat Floresville

Down by 13 points at the end of the third period, the Uvalde Lobos made a dramatic comeback in the fourth period. They rallied to record a 58-54 basketball victory over the Floresville Jaguars last Friday night. Playing before a large Anthon Elementary School Family Night crowd in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym, the Lobos outscored Floresville, 23-6, during […]

Adrian B. Vogel

Adrian B. Vogel Adrian Benjamin Vogel, 43, of College Station died on Jan. 10, 2018, in Temple. He was born on Sept. 15, 1974, in Dodge City, Kansas, to Olga (Guerrero) and Gary Vogel. He graduated from Raymondville High School, Texas A&M University and Blinn College. Vogel is survived by his mother, of College Station; maternal grandmother, Rosa Guerrero of […]

Maria Luz Villarreal

Maria Luz Villarreal Maria De La Luz Nandin Villarreal, 86, of Uvalde died on Jan. 18, 2018, in San Antonio. A rosary will be recited today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Cremation is under the direction of Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. It was her wish that […]

Celso Uriegas

Celso Uriegas Celso “Cate” Uriegas, 85, of Uvalde died Jan. 21, 2018, at Texsan Heart Hospital in San Antonio. A funeral mass will be held today at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Uvalde. Burial will follow at Uvalde Catholic Cemetery. Uriegas was born on Sept. 15, 1932, in Uvalde to Elvira (Vara) and Celso Uriegas. He is […]

Eliberto V. Rendon

Eliberto V. Rendon Eliberto V. Rendon, 60, of Uvalde died on Jan. 20, 2018, in San Antonio. He was born in Rocksprings on Oct. 29, 1957, to Esperanza (Vela) and Eluterio Rendon Sr. He married Maria Alvarado Rendon in Uvalde on Aug. 10, 1984. He is survived by his wife of 34 years; two sons, Eliberto A. Rendon Jr. of […]

Andrea L. Ramos

Andrea L. Ramos Andrea Luna Ramos, 88, of Batesville died Jan. 19, 2018, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. She was born on Feb. 4, 1929, in Floresville to Santos (Hernandez) and Manuel Luna. She is survived by one daughter, Gloria Rios of Bryan, Ohio; seven sons, Raul Ramos of Batesville, David Ramos of San Antonio, Manuel Ramos Jr. and Ricardo Ramos, […]

Dora Lacey

Dora Lacey Dora Charloette “Dogie” Lacey, 90, of Barksdale died Jan. 24, 2018, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital. A funeral service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in Barksdale Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson’s Funeral Home of Camp Wood. A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Uvalde Leader-News.