Guadalupe Arizmendi, 76, of Uvalde died on Aug. 8, 2017, in San Antonio.
She was born on March 27, 1941, in El Moral, Coahuila, Mexico, to Maria (Saldaña) and Pablo Garcia.
She married Jose E. Arizmendi on Jan. 8, 1966, in Piedras Negras, Mexico.
Arizmendi is survived by her husband of 51 years; one son, Jose Gerardo Arizmendi; and three daughters, Patricia Salazar and husband, Ramiro, and Cristina Mirelez and husband, Juan, all of Uvalde, and Elizabeth Arizmendi of San Antonio; two brothers, Alberto Garcia of Eagle Pass and Fernando Garcia of Uvalde; three sisters, Paula Mireles and Juany Salinas, both of Eagle Pass, and Mary Zavala of Uvalde; seven grandchildren, Ramiro Salazar Jr., Kassandra Salazar, Alena Salazar, Zachary Arizmendi, Jason Garcia Jr., Julissa Garcia and Mason Mirelez; and three great-grandchildren, Andrew Rendon, Ramiro ‘’Tres” Salazar III and Nolan Salazar.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Francisca Sanchez.
A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 11:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, with interment to follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jason Garcia Jr., Zachary Arizmendi, Ramiro Salazar Jr., Ramiro Salazar Sr., Juan Mirelez and Jose G. Arizmendi.
Honorary pallbearers will be Andrew Rendon, Ramiro ‘’Tres’’ Salazar III, Mason Mirelez and Nolan Salazar.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com