Genaro Q. Banda, 81, passed away Friday, April 19, 2013. Funeral: 10 a.m. Tuesday at All Saints Catholic Church. Rosary: 6 p.m. Monday at Mount Olivet Funeral Home. Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Genaro was born Dec. 2, 1931, in Gonzales. He was a hardworking, honest, independent person who loved his family and his family's friends. Genaro was preceded in death by his wife, Francisca; a son, Rafael M. Banda; his parents, Ceilia and Eustacio Banda; three brothers; and four sisters. Survivors: Children, Dolores Banda Reyna and husband, Rudy, Francesco E. Banda and Genaro Banda Jr. and wife, Maritza; brother, Juan Banda; sisters, Valentina Ortega and Trini Banda; and grandchildren, Christina Reyna, Erica Reyna, Cerillo Angel Banda and Carmen Francesca Banda.