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Rosa Alaquinez


Rosa G. Alaquinez, born December 1, 1933 in Bigfoot, died October 8, 2019 in San Antonio.

She is preceded in death by her son, Leeroy Alaquinez; parents, Inez and Isabel Sanchez; brothers, Polo Sanchez, Mingo Sanchez, Jesse Sanchez, Robert Sanchez; sister, Elvira Puente.

She is survived by  her husband, Chano Alaquinez III; son, Roland Chavera and wife, Elide; daughters, Alamar C. Fernandez, Rosario Chavera; granddaughters, Veronica Gonzales and husband, Ray, Roxi Ramirez and husband, Henry, Elleana Casias and husband, Arthur, Valerie Segura, Lorena Chavera; great-grandchildren, Damian Gonzales and wife, Alexis, Henry Ramirez, Jr., Jacob Casias, Analia Casias; great-great-grandson, Kaiden Gonzales; brother, Joe Sanchez and wife, Lucy; sisters, Emma Perez and husband, Monseis, Mary Gallegos; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held Thursday, October 10, 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. at Hurley Funeral Home Chapel in Devine. Mass was celebrated Friday, October 11, 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Devine with internment in St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery.

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Arrangements were under the direction of Hurley Funeral Home, Devine.