Hilaria Badillo-Rodriguez, 87, passed away Dec. 9, 2011.

She was born Nov. 3, 1924 in Tampico, Mexico to Martin and Jesus Vallesa Badillo.

Badillo-Rodriguez was a Catholic, homemaker and had resided in Brownsville most of her life and Norfolk, Va. for the past nine years before moving back to Texas.

She is survived by her two sons, San Juan Badillo of Robstown and Guadalupe “Wally” (Patricia) Garcia of Virginia Beach, Va; five grandchildren, Ruben Badillo, Brenda (Joel Garcia) Badillo, Liana (Noe Garza) Badillo, all of Robstown, and Gabriella Garcia and Isabella “Bella” Garcia, both of Virginia Beach, Va.; five great-grandchildren, Michael, Christian, Dominic Ryan, Nevaeh Rae and Donnivan Rene; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Holy Rosary was recited Dec. 11, 2011 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown. The Funeral Mass was celebrated Dec. 12, 2011 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown.

Interment followed at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Corpus Christi.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.