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Dora R. Riojas
Dora R. Riojas, 88, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in Corpus Christi. She was born June 12, 1925, in Westhoff, Texas, to Manuel and Anastasia (Ramos) Rodriguez.
Dora was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Manuel Riojas; and a brother, Lupe Rodriguez Sr.
She is survived by her son, Henry Riojas and wife Josie of Corpus Christi; two grandsons, Henry Manuel Riojas and wife Frances of Taft and Jacob Arturo Riojas of Corpus Christi; her great-grandchildren, Viviana Esperanza Riojas and Urijah Riojas, both of Corpus Christi; sisters Juanita Ramirez of Nixon, Rosa Moreno of Gatesville, and Maria Ramirez of Kenedy; a brother, Louis Rodriguez of Seguin; numerous nieces and nephews; and other loving family.
Visitation was held Thursday, Feb. 20, from 4-8 p.m. with a rosary recited at 6 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon.
A funeral Mass was held Friday at 2 p.m. in the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Nixon.
Interment followed in the Nixon Latin American Cemetery in Nixon.
Memorial contributions may be made by way of Mass intentions.
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