Maria G. Riojas
Maria Guadalupe Riojas, 72, of Uvalde died on Aug. 11, 2019, in San Antonio.
A visitation was held yesterday, and will be held again today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and a rosary recited both days at 7 p.m., at the Chapel of Serenity at Hillcrest Memorial Funeral Home of Uvalde.
A mass of Christian burial will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Riojas was born on July 28, 1947, in Mexico to Maria Antonieta (Maroquin) and Ambrosio Riojas.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin Hipolito; son, Francisco Javier Elizondo; her parents; and sister, Orfelinda Riojas Robledo.
Riojas is survived by four sons, Carlos Elizondo Riojas and wife, Norma, Martin Hipolito Elizondo Riojas and wife, Guadalupe, Rene Reyes Elizondo and Victor Manuel Elizondo Riojas and wife, Lisa; daughter, Nora Nereida and husband, Pedro; two brothers, Felipe Riojas Robledo and Manuel Riojas Robledo; sister, Maria De La Luz Riojas Robledo; 19 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great- grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Adalberto Elizondo, Victor Elizondo, Angel Elizondo, Roberto Galan, Gustavo Salas, Antonio Layva and Ivan Rodriguez.