Estela Sanchez Castillo of Mason passed away on Wednesday, June 11, 2008, at the age of 76.
She was born April 3, 1932, to Ignacio Sanchez and Socorro Martinez Sanchez in Mason, Texas. She grew up in Mason and married Ralph Castillo. They were blessed with three children, Manuel, Carlos and Erlinda. Estela was a homemaker who loved to listen to music. She loved her children and grandchildren and they were the center of her life.
Estela Castillo is survived by her son, Manuel Castillo and wife Mary of Center Point; brothers Joe Avalos and wife Virginia of Mason and Frank Sanchez and wife Tomasa of San Angelo; and sister Mary Dominguez of Mason. She is also survived by her grandchildren: John Castillo of Round Rock, Enrique Castillo of Center Point, Jheri Carey of San Angelo and Bianca Kibbett of San Angelo as well as by her great-grandchldren: Mya Carey, Melissa Garrett and Austin Garrett. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Ralph Castillo, her daughter, Erlinda Kibbett and her son, Carlos Castillo.
The Rosary was recited on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. at Mason Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral mass was held on Friday, June 13, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. at St Joseph Catholic Church with interment following at the Crosby Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family on-line at www.masonfuneralhome.net.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Mason Funeral Home.