Esther Z. Rodriguez of Uvalde passed away on January 9, 2019 in Uvalde Memorial Hospital at the age of 90. She was born on October 28, 1928 in Harlingen, TX to Piedad (Garcia) and Fred Zamorano. She is survived by four sons, Camilo Rodriguez, Jr. and wife, Mary; Johnny Rodriguez and wife, Esther; and Joe Rodriguez, all of Uvalde; and Rene Rodriguez and wife, Nelda of Harlingen; seven daughters, Yolanda Thomas and husband, Ty; and Alicia Reyes and husband, Ralph, all of San Antonio; Carmen Casteñada, and Lucy Lara and husband, Rey, all of Uvalde; Irene Bourbour and husband, Siamak of California; Celia Villarreal and husband, Jesse of Carrizo Springs; and Sylvia Alejandro and husband, Robbie of Sabinal; brother, Neto Zamorano of Rio Grande Valley; sister, Linda Zamorano of Corpus Christi; 28 grandchildren; Linda Rodriguez, Ricky Rodriguez, Rene Rodriguez, Jr., TY Thomas, III, Ann Marie Thomas, Rey Lara, Jr., Lucy Ann Lara, Rene Lara, David Lara, Ralph Reyes, John G. Rodriguez, Julian Rodriguez, Joann Davila, Monica Rodriguez, Michelle Alejandro, Joe L. Rodriguez, Jr., Orlando Castañeda, Araceli Castañeda-Hoefelmeyer, Tito Vasquez, Steven Vasquez, Sorayda Alejandro, Victoria Alejandro, Marisa Villarreal, James M. Villarreal, Sara Bourbour and Ryan Bourbour; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Camilo Rodriguez, Sr.; sisters, Margaret Stillman, Herlinda Zamorano, Delia Zamorano, and Tomacita Zamorano; brothers, Roberto Zamorano, Richard Zamorano, Ocampo Zamorano, and Manuel Zamorano; granddaughter, Angie Rodriguez; and great grandson, Dustin Rodriguez
A rosary will be held on Saturday and Sunday at 7:00 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. Funeral mass will be held on Monday, January 14, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with burial following in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Tito Vasquez, Steven Vasquez, John G. Rodriguez, Camilo Richard Rodriguez, III, Ralph Reyes, Rene Rodriguez, Orlando Castañeda, and Rey Lara, Jr.
My condolences to all the Rodriguez family. Now my mama’s friend is now in heaven with Mr. Camilo and my mom and dad, Cruz & Julia Moreno. Hope they are having a good time and still dancing.
Rest In Peace Teay in the arms of our Lord.
Bea GarciaUvalde, TX
May God bless and comfort
Don WelchSouthwest, AR
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. With Love. ~Ardy, Sandi & Nastassja
Ardy, Sandi and Nastassja BourbourCypress, CA
The message was sent from Jesse Rios Jr. son of Joe and Maria Rios RIP.
Jesse Rios Jr.Del Rio, TX
Thank you for being mind and my sister Nora Longoria God Mother we always love you. Your were a very special person and now your with my God Father Camilo
Jesse Rios Jr.Del Rio, TX
So sorry we can't be there. Thinking of you.
Jose Ruperto RodriguezParagould, AR
Mi Tia Teay, we know you are in heaven now with our Tio Camilo, our Papa Chevo, Mama Lucia and all our Tias,Tios, and Cousins. You are in Glory while we are left here to miss you and continue praying. We give thanks, praise and glory to Jesus, Mary and Joseph for your life of spirit, faith and example. We thank God for all the beautiful memories of life, fun, jokes, laughter and strength! In behalf of our Longoria Family, My Mother, Angelita, my Dad, Adelaido, all my Sisters and Brothers, we praise God for your life that made each of us much better. Your beautiful spirit lives on in your Daughters and Sons. We will never forget!!!!
Joe L. LongoriaStafford, TX