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Estefana Rios

December 21, 1936 ~ April 25, 2019 (age 82)

Taft – Estefana Rios passed away peacefully with her family by her side on April 25, 2019. She was 82.

Estefana was born in Nixon, Texas on December 21, 1936 to Eugenio and Sabrina (Acosta) Fuentes. She was a Homemaker who lived in Taft most of her life.

Preceding in death are her parents: Eugenio and Sabina (Acosta) Fuentes; and many brothers and sisters.

Survivors include husband: Rolando Hinojosa of Corpus Christi, Texas; daughters: Angie Acosta (Juan) and Juanita Villarreal, both of Taft, Texas; Veronica Garcia of Corpus Christi, Texas; sons: Juan Manuel Rios, Jr. (Estella) and Alex Zapata, both of Taft, Texas; Reynaldo Mendez (Maria) of Gregory, Texas; Eddie Zapata (Sandra) and Ruben Garza (Roseann), both of Corpus Christi, Texas; and Chris Villarreal (Amanda) of Portland, Texas; 39 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; numerous great-great grandchildren; and a sister: San Juana Ortiz of Lorenzo, Texas.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 4:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton. A rosary will be held the same evening, 7: 00 PM. A Christian Rites Service will be held Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 12:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Lamas Memorial Park Cemetery, Taft.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.

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