On December 9th, 2012, Dolores Soto Molina, 70, joined her heavenly Father leaving behind a lasting legacy of love and kindness. Affectionately known as "Tia Lola" and "Abuela", Dolores was born on May 27, 1942 in Irapuato, Mexico. By God's hand she met the love of her life, Feipe J. Molina in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico and married there on October 25, 1963. They lived in El Paso for 39 years and had three sons, Felipe Jr., Andrew and Ricardo. Dolores was a devoted wife and mother and also went on to work for Levi's Strauss & Co. for 10 years. She was a true example of a Proverbs 31 woman. Dolores lived God's love on earth and an inspiration to all who knew her. Dolores was preceded in death by her parents, Andres and Maria de Jesus and two brothers, Juan and Julian Soto. Dolores is survived by Brother Jose and sister Josepha; eight grandchildren Aaron, Sydney, Anthony, Nicholas, Mateo, Joshua, Samantha and Sarah. Visitation will be held at Perches Funeral Home, 2280 Joe Battle Blvd. El Paso, TX 79905, Saturday, December 15th from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm with a prayer service at 2:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the "Hospitality Apartments" in Houston, Texas, P.O. Box 25213, Houston, TX 77265-5213. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas for their support of Dolores for the last ten years. Dear wife and mother, we look forward to the day when we will reunite with you in heaven, until then you will continue to live in the hearts and minds of us all.
Published in El Paso Times from Dec. 14 to Dec. 28, 2012