BEREAVEMENT OF FRANK PENA

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Feb 192020
 

BEREAVEMENT OF FRANK PENA

In your prayers please remember Frank Pena who died on Sunday, January 19, 2020.  He is a brother of Charles “Charlie” Pena, Class of 1963.  Carlie Pena served on the faculty of Holy Cross as a teacher and coach.  Frank Pena is also the father of Pat Pena Class of 1969 who was killed in a traffic accident prior to graduation.  He is the father of Mickey Pena who for many years guided the Holy Cross Acoustic Night productions.

 

On Friday, February 28, 2020

At Sunset Northwest Funeral Home

6321 Bandera Rd – 78238

6:00 PM           Visitation

7:00 PM           Memorial Service

 

 

On Friday, February 29, 2020

At St. Francis of Assisi

4201 De Zavala Rd – 78249

9:30 AM          Rosary

10:00 AM        Mass of Christian Burial

For additional information about his life, see

www.facebook.com/Frank.pena.980

 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to

Holy Cross of San Antonio: https://www.holycross-sa.org/

Bereavement of Michael (Timba) Anthony Gutierrez

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Jan 232020
 

In your prayers please remember Michael (Timba)Gutierrez who went to be with the Lord on January 8,2020. He is a member of the class of 1976. Michael (Timba) was a proud supporter and Coach of the Holy Cross community.  He is the brother of Edward Gutierrez, Class of 1978 and Ralph Gutierrez, Class of 1979.

We are humbled and honored to know that one of Coach Timba’s wishes was, in lieu of flowers, a donation be made in his name to Holy Cross of San Antonio. For your convenience, you may complete the donation form below.

Donation–  https://www.holycross-sa.org/vnews/display.v/ART/5e21f4aeadd09

Coach Michael(Timba)Gutierrez Obituary– https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/san-antonio-tx/michael-gutierrez-8991306?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=share_obit&utm_content=obituary&fbclid=IwAR2tfdNXM-Fvdqu

 

Memorial Service

On Monday January 27,2020

Trevino Funeral Home

226 Cupples Rd.-78237

6:00pm Visitation

7:00pm -Rosary

BEREAVEMENT OF RAUL E. RAMIREZ

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Jan 132020
 

BEREAVEMENT OF RAUL E. RAMIREZ

 

In your prayers please remember Raul E. Ramirez who died on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.  He is the father of Raul Ramirez Class of 1963, Robert Ramirez Class of 1967, Reynaldo Ramirez Class of 1970, Raymond Ramirez Class of 1972 and Richard Ramirez Class of 1975.  Additional relatives of Raul E. Ramirez include nephews Jack O. Ramirez Class of 1969 and Ed Ramirez Class of 1973; and grandsons Mark Trimble Class of 1984 and Rey Estrada Class of 1986.

 

On Friday, January 17, 2020

At Funeraria Del Angel Trevino Funeral Home

226 Cupples Rd. – 78237

5:00 PM           Visitation

7:00 PM           Rosary

 

On Saturday, January 18, 2020

At St. Timothy Catholic Church

1515 Saltillo St.  – 78207

10:00 AM         Mass of the Resurrection

Interment to follow at

San Fernando Cemetery #2

 

 

https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/san-antonio-tx/raul-ramirez-8991947

 

 

BEREAVEMENT OF CARLOS “CHARLIE” ORTIZ

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Jan 082020
 

BEREAVEMENT OF CARLOS “CHARLIE” ORTIZ

 

In your prayers please remember Carlos “Charlie” Ortiz who died on Saturday, January 4, 2020.   Carlos is a member of the Class of 1965.

 

On Thursday, January 9, 2020

At Ortiz Mortuary

3114 Culebra Rd 78228

2:00 PM           Visitation Begins

7:00 PM           Rosary

 

On Friday, January 10, 2020

At St. Luke Catholic Church

4603 Manitou Dr. – 78228

10:00 AM        Mass of Christian Burial

Interment to follow at

Cordi-Marian Cemetery

11624 Culebra Rd., FM 471

San Antonio, TX – 78253

BEREAVEMENT OF ROSE MARY DE LUNA

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Jan 072020
 

BEREAVEMENT OF ROSE MARY DE LUNA

 In your prayers please remember Rose Mary De Luna who died on Monday, December 30, 2019.  She is the wife of Erwin De Luna Class of 1967.  Both Rose Mary and Erwin have a rich heritage at Holy Cross of San Antonio.  Other relatives of Rose Mary and Erwin De Luna include Edwin De Luna also Class of 1967, Charles A. De Luna Class of 1971, Louis J. De Luna Class of 1972, Michael J. De Luna Class of 1975, Stephanie De Luna Hickson Class of 2009, Louis Hickson Class of 2009 and Allison De Luna Class of 2001.

On Thursday, January 9, 2020

At St. Paul Catholic Church

350 Sutton Dr.  78228

 6:00 PM       Visitation Begins

7:00 PM       Rosary

On Friday, January 10, 2020

At St. Paul Catholic Church

350 Sutton Dr.   78228

 10:00 AM     Mass of Christian Burial

                   Interment to follow at

                   San Fernando Cemetery II

 https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/sanantonio/obituary.aspx?n=rose-mary-de-luna&pid=194919349&fhid=8900

Bereavement of Porfirio P. Juarez

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Jan 032020
 

In your prayers please remember Porfirio P. Juarez. He is the Father and Grandfather to

Sons:

Ricardo Juarez  67

Porfirio Juarez Jr. 71

George Juarez 72

Rojelio R. Juarez 75

Leonardo R. Juarez 84

Grandsons:

George Anthony Casarez 01

Michael Casarez 04

Mark David Juarez 05

Dominic Juarez 07

Raymond Casarez 17

Great Grandchildren:

Yesnia, Jennifer, George (Georgie), and Michaela Casarez

 

On Tuesday January 7,2020

Rosary at 7:00 pm

Castle Ridge Mortuary

8008  W Military Dr.

San Antonio,Tx 78227

On Wednesday January 8,2020

Funeral Mass 10:00 am

San Martin de Porres Catholic Church

1730 Dahlgreen Ave.

San Antonio Tx, 78237

 

https://www.castleridgemortuary.com/obituary/porfirio-juarez

 

BEREAVEMENT OF DR. PEDRO A. DE LEON

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Dec 292019
 

BEREAVEMENT O

DR. PEDRO A. DE LEON

In your prayers please remember Dr. Pedro A. De Leon.  Dr. De Leon has been a sincere friend of Holy Cross since its founding in 1957.  Since that time he has served and supported Holy Cross of San Antonio in numerous ways but always as a loyal and true friend.  Many alumni and alumni families established their medical care with Dr. De Leon and continued until his retirement a few years ago.

On Thursday, January 2, 2020

Porter Loring Mortuary

1101 McCullough – 78212

6:00 PM Visitation Begins

7:00 PM Rosary

On Friday, January 3, 2020

St. Matthew Catholic Church

10703 Wurzbach Rd. – 78230

10:00 AM Mass of Burial

https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/SanAntonio/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=194787630

Bereavement of Richard Alaniz Sr.

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Nov 192019
 

Richard R. Alaniz gained his Heavenly Wings on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at the age of 73. Richard was born in Charlotte, Texas on June 17, 1946. He is preceded in death by his parents, Graviel Solis Alaniz Jr. & Sulema Rios Alaniz and his brother, Alfred Alaniz.

Richard is survived by his wife of 51 years, Virginia Bara Alaniz; his 6 children, Cynthia (Jesse) Arguello, Richard (Kimberly) Alaniz Jr., Carlos Alaniz, Eric (Monica) Alaniz, Jason (Melissa) Alaniz, Jennifer (Ruben) Yañez; 18 grandchildren, Matthew, Stacey (Alex), Ashley, Hailee, Tatiana, Caleb, Billy, Arianna, Diego, Zach, Ryan, Erin, Brandon, Juliana, Avery, Chlöe, Ruben Jr. & Bryan; 4 great-grandchildren, Aubrey, Logan, Reagan, Ariya; his four-legged furry companion of 16 years, Sophie; 5 sisters; Adela, Sulema, Gloria, Diana, Norma; 4 brothers, Graviel III, Raul, Baldemar, Martin; and numerous nieces & nephews.

Richard graduated from Southside High School in 1965, where he was a three sport athlete. He was drafted at the age of 19 into the United States Army during the Vietnam Era. He was stationed in Fort Hamilton, New York and proudly served his country overseas in Frankfurt, Germany as a Field Radio Mechanic. Sgt. Alaniz was awarded a National Defense Service Medal and awarded Marksman (Rifle). He was Honorably Discharged and moved back home to San Antonio, Texas in 1967.

Richard was a hard working man, he was a former employee of the following; Globe, Shoppers World, Albertsons, Cornelius Mexico & USA, Schroeder of America.

Mr. Alaniz was an avid sports enthusiast and enjoyed supporting his children and grandchildren in their various sports programs, no matter the distance. He supported Holy Cross of San Antonio, where his 4 boys attended and graduated from. He volunteered many hours at Holy Cross and was a member of the Booster Club where he was known as “Mr. A.” Mr. Alaniz proudly supported his children and influenced so many others from 1987-1999 and continues his legacy as a proud fan of the Holy Cross Knights. Richard ’89, Carlos ’92, Eric ’94, Jason ’98, Jen (cheerleader) ’95-’99, Jesse ’85, Matthew ’07, Stacey (Alex) ’10, Ashley ’19, Juliana ’21. He will be dressed in his HC guayabera shirt and taking a new HC baseball cap to shake down the thunder from the sky…onward to victory, Fight! Fight! Fight!

Thursday, November 21
Visitation will begin 5:00pm
Rosary: 7:00 pm
Mission Park South
1700 SE Military Drive
San Antonio, Tx 78214
Friday, November 22
Funeral Mass:10:00 am
St.Frances Cabrini Church
1606 Casimiro Street
San Antonio, Tx 78214
Interment to follow at First Memorial Park Cemetry

BEREAVEMENT OF MARIA DEL SOCORRO MARTINEZ

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Nov 152019
 

BEREAVEMENT OF MARIA DEL SOCORRO MARTINEZ

In your prayers please remember Maria Del Socorro Martinez.  Maria Martinez died on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.  She is the mother of Pedro Martinez Class of 1990 and Francisco Martinez Class of 1993.

Maria del Socorro Martinez, 83, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, died November 12 following a long illness. She was a graduate of Incarnate Word High School and Incarnate Word College.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Pedro L. Hernandez and Margarita Castillo Hernandez. She is survived by her spouse of 52 years, Pedro F. Martinez; and four children: daughters Carmela McMorrough (Jordan) and Maria Socorro Losoya (Danny); and sons Pedro G. Martinez (Joan) and Francisco Martinez (Laura); as well as grandchildren Anthony, Joseph, Ariana, Lucia, Olivia, Diego, Alejandro, Leila, and Mateo. She is also survived by her brother Pedro Hernandez, Jr. (Irene), as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Special thanks for her caregivers over the past decade.

Visitation will be Friday, November 15 at 6:00 p.m., followed by rosary at 7:00 p.m. at The Angelus Funeral Home, 1119 N. St. Mary’s St., San Antonio. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Saturday, November 16, at 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2123 West Commerce, in San Antonio. Interment will follow at San Fernando Cemetery II. Condolences may be sent to www.theangelusfuneralhome.com

https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/sanantonio/obituary.aspx?n=maria-del-socorro-martinez&pid=194438297&fhid=8911

BEREAVEMENT OF MICHAEL JOHN VARA

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Oct 192019
 

BEREAVEMENT OF MICHAEL JOHN VARA

In your prayers please remember John Michael Vara who died on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.  John is a member of the Class of 1973.  He is the brother of Henry Vara Class of 1965 and James Vara Class of 1975.  

On Thursday, October 17, 2019

At Porter Loring Chapel

1101 McCullough Ave.

7:00 PM Rosary

On Friday, October 18, 2019

At The Basilica of the National Shrine

1715 Zarzamora

10:30  AM Mass of the Resurrection

https://porterloring.tributes.com/obituary/show/Michael-John-Vara-107631947