Angelita Benavides, 86, died on September 16, 2021. She was born on August 9, 1935 to David and Victoria Alvarado.
She is preceded in death by her children Armando Benavides, Roberto Benavides, Beatriz Benavides, Joe Benavides and her siblings David Alvarado, Cornelio Alvarado, Eva Castro, and Santos Alvarado.
Benavides is survived by her spouse Gilberto Benavides, children Bertha Rios, Albert (Marlene) Benavides, Jesse (Juanita) Benavides, Juan Benavides, Carlos (Emma Lee) Benavides and Jose Angel Benavides, sisters Juanita Segura, Adelfa Garcia and brothers Pablo Alvarado and Lupito Alvarado. She is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren including Annabel Benavides, Carlos Benavides Jr., Alexus Benavides, and Ashley Benavides.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, September 21 at Peters Funeral Home from 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral services were on Wednesday, September 22 at 10 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment followed at the Cotulla East Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.