COLEMAN — Funeral Mass for Mrs. Francesca (Francis) de los Santos of Voss will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 8, at Walker Funeral Home Chapel with Leroy Beach officiating. Burial will follow in Melvin Cemetery. Rosary will be at 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. The family will have brunch at the Coleman Library Annex at 11 a.m. Sunday.
She died Thursday, June 5, 2008, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center.
She was born Aug. 1, 1928, to Lorenzo and Romona Martinez in Corpus Christi. She was married to Raul de los Santos Sr. in Lamesa. They lived in Melvin until 1959 when they moved to Leaday, and in 2000 she moved to Voss.
Survivors include two sons, Raul de los Santos Jr. and wife Rosalinda of Coleman, and Jerry and wife Alice de los Santos of Coleman; two daughters, Olivia de los Santos of Voss, Judy Baker and husband Gary of Brownwood; three grandsons; one granddaughter; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ramiro (Vick) Martinez of Grand Prairie and Jessus Martinez of Baja, Calif.; two sisters, Connie Quinetero of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Ercilia Pina of Houston; and a special longtime friend, Jane Padgett of Leaday.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Raul in 1984; and two sisters, Alicia Castro and Eva Angelina Ruiz.
Memorials may be made to the Melvin Cemetery Association in Melvin or Our Lady of Guadalupe Mission in Millersview.