Elisa Alice Ruiz Trevino
Elisa Alice Ruiz Trevino, 102, of Cuero passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. She was born Oct. 8, 1916 in Alice to the late Desiderio and Juanita Portilla Ruiz. Alice married Leo C. Trevino, Sr. on Oct. 30, 1938 in Cuero. She was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, the Guadalupanas Society, the Catholic Daughters, and the church choir. She was also a catechism teacher and enjoyed volunteering. Alice loved spending time in her flower beds, creating arts and crafts, sewing, and crocheting.
She is survived by her daughter Connie Trevino of Katy and son, Leo R. Trevino of Austin; grandson, Leo Trevino, III of Cuero; granddaughter, Angie Miracle of Austin; great-granddaughter, Olivia Dyer of Austin; and great-great-grandson, Jace Shaw of Austin.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved husband.
Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 11 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Freund Funeral Home with the rosary beginning at 6:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be Saturday, Jan. 12, 10 a.m., at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father Jasper Liggio officiating. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Cuero Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dr. Raymond Reese, Hospice of South Texas, and all her caregivers: Emily Martinez, Erin Malone, Amanda Sheffield, Juanita Vasquez, and Rosie Ramos for taking such wonderful care of our mom. And to all our family and friends, thank you for your continued prayers and support.
Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Guadalupe or Hospice of South Texas Dornburg Center of Compassion.
You may sign the guest book or send condolences at www.freundfuneralhome.com.
Freund Funeral Home, 361-275-2343.