Jesusita (Chita) Tellez

Tellez, 86

Jesusita (Chita) Tellez, 86, of Cotulla, died on Friday, November 27, 2020. She was born on January 15, 1934, in Cotulla to Jesus Ayala and Maria De Los Santos Ayala.

She was preceded in death by her brother Felix Ayala, her sister Maria Irma Rodriguez, her son David, and her husband Ramon.

Jesusita is survived by her children Oscar (Sylvia), Hilda (Diego), Ramon Jr., Elisa (Alex), Elvia (Lori), and Ester (Kinney) and by 13 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

She married her husband Ramon Ramirez Tellez on July 11, 1953. Chita had a passion for church and religious activities and her family and was also an avid music lover and collected music of all kinds.

A viewing and rosary were held at Peters Funeral Home on Thursday, December 3 from 4 to 9 p.m.  Funeral services were held on Friday, December 4 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Guadalupanas in Cotulla.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.