Rosa (Revilla) Martinez, 68, of Altus, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 at English Village Manor. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday in the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Susie Sims officiating. Burial will be at the Martha Cemetery under the direction of the Kincannon Funeral Home.
Rosa Revilla was born on July 16, 1945 in Edinburg, Texas to Abraham and Josefina (Pena) Revilla. She attended Texas grammar schools and obtained her GED. She worked as a Certified Nurse's Assistant at the Altus House for many years. She was a hard working single mother. Rosa enjoyed sewing, crafts, reading, music, dancing, and worshiping at church. She was a member of the First Assembly of God.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Paul Ledesma; four brothers, Victor, Felix, Tony, Abraham Revilla; and a sister, Mary Bazan.
Survivors include four sons, Raul Ledesma and wife Jennifer of Altus, Ringo Ledesma and wife Sophia of Edcouch, Texas, Joe Ledesma of Altus, and Quinten Richie of Altus: 11 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; two sisters, Carlota Galvan of Fort Worth, Texas, and Beatriz Benabidez of Harlingen, Texas; two brothers, Frank, and Tommy Revilla, all of Altus; and many nieces and nephews and other relatives.
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