COLEMAN — Funeral mass for Anita Dela Rosa Diaz, 87, of Coleman, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 23, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Coleman City Cemetery. Rosary will be at 7 p.m. Monday, May 21 at Stevens Funeral Home.
She died Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.
She was born Jan. 7, 1931 in Coleman to Jesus Dela Rosa and Margaret Holguin Dela Rosa. On May 1, 1950, she married Moyses Diaz in Coleman and he preceded her in death on February 4, 1991.
Survivors include one daughter, Patricia Ann Reyna and husband Danny of Austin; two grandchildren, Andres Reyna and Nicolas Reyna, both of Austin; brothers and sisters, Lillie Gonzales of Coleman, Becky Utley of Fort Worth, Louis Dela Rosa of Chico, Sally Calderon of Coleman, Sammy Dela Rosa of Coleman and Jessie Dela Rosa of Coleman; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; two daughters, Mary Jane Diaz and Margaret Ann Diaz; a brother, Paul Dela Rosa; and a sister, Jean Gonzales.