SAN ANTONIO - Elisa R. Botello, 90, was taken home by our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, December 12, 2012. Elisa was born on July 21, 1922 to Crecencio and Petra Gomez Rodriguez in Odem, Texas. Elisa was a Catholic and a longtime resident of Robstown, Texas. She was a very loving and caring mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother and friend who will be dearly missed by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing her.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Romeo Botello, one son, Adan Botello, three sisters, Minnie Robles, Juana Ruedo, Mrs. Rodriguez, two brothers, Crecencio Rodriguez, and Candido Rodriguez.
She is survived by her two children, Elvira Botello of San Antonio, Texas, Rene Botello of Corpus Christi, Texas; her Daughter In Law, Esther (The Late Adan) Botello of San Antonio, Texas; six grandchildren, Adan Daniel (Sondra) Botello of Robstown, Texas, Jaime Antonio (Ana) Botello, Lisa (Sam) Blanco both of San Antonio, Texas, Rene (Crystal) Botello, Jr. of Corpus Christi, Texas, Tomas Gonzalez, Jr. of Banquete, Texas, and Martin (Jenny) Gonzalez of San Antonio, Texas. She was also blessed and adored by her 17 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren, as well as, many other relatives and friends who loved her unconditionally.
A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 2 p.m. on Friday, December 14, 2012 at St. Johnís Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Interment followed at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Arrangement Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.