Born in San Antonio, Texas, on September 12, 1966, Theresa Ann "Terri" Vela was peacefully joined with the Lord on October 6, 2013, at the age of 47. Terri Vela was a licensed home health nurse who worked arduous hours to assist those with medical difficulties. Terri devoted her many years of nursing service to the less fortunate. She is preceded in death by her brother, Robert C. Morales. Terri is loved and will be missed by her adoring children, Valerie Nicole Vela, David Anthony Vela and Tiffany Michelle Morales; grandson, Ryan Anthony Vela; parents, Robert H. and Julia C. Morales; sister, Sandra Andrade; numerous other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Castillo Mission Funeral Home from 2 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, 2013, with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. Procession departs at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, October 11, 2013, for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at San Martin de Porres Catholic Church, 1730 Dahlgreen. Interment will follow at San Fernando Cemetery II. Services under the direction of Castillo Mission Funeral Home.