Maria G. Aviles
Maria Guadalupe Aviles, 85, of Uvalde died on Dec. 22, 2017, in Uvalde.
She was born on Oct. 7, 1932, in Uvalde to Teresa (Gomez) and Alejandro Flores.
She is survived by her husband, Silvestre Aviles of Uvalde; three daughters, Terry Ortiz and husband, Marcos, of Camp Wood, Sylvia Aviles, Rosie Gonzalez and husband, Adrian; two sons, Jesse Aviles and wife, Christy Ramos, and Jimmy Aviles; one brother, Cypriano Galindo; and one sister, Susie Robles, all of Uvalde; 14 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Aviles was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Santiago Flores; and one grandson, Marcos Ortiz.
A funeral mass was held yesterday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, followed by interment at Uvalde Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Adrian Gonzalez Jr., J. R. Vera, Angel Gonzalez, Andrew Gonzalez, Jimmy Aviles Jr., Adriel Gonzalez and Ignacio Coronado.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com