RIO HONDO, TX. - Fausta Ernestina Alfaro, 73 of Rio Hondo, TX, passed away on March 20, 2011 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was a life resident of Rio Hondo and a member of St. Helens Catholic Church.
She is preceded in death by her mother, whom passed away 2 months ago, Ester Ramirez; Father, Inocencio Ramirez; sister, Isabel Ramirez; and her brother, Arturo Ramirez.
She is survived by her loving husband, Florencio Alfaro Sr.; her loving children, Guadalupe Alfaro, Juanita (Leonel) Jimenez, Noe (Leticia) Alfaro, Guadalupe (Dave) Ogg, Florencio (Isabel) Alfaro, and David (Agripina) Alfaro; 2 sisters, Irene and Celia Ramirez; brother, Ramon Ramirez; 16 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.
A Holy Rosary was recited on Sunday at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home in San Benito.
Visitation will be held today Monday March 21, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with Mass of Resurrection to begin at 3:00 p.m. at St. Helens Catholic Church in Rio Hondo.
Cremation will to Sacred Park Crematorium. Words of comfort can be sent to the family of Fausta Ernestina Alfaro at www.thomaegarza.com
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Thomae-Garza Funeral Directors in San Benito, TX, (956)399-1331.
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Published in Valley Morning Star on Mar. 21, 2011