SANTA ANNA — Funeral services for Amparo Castillo, 71, of Santa Anna, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Chinna Pagidela officiating. Burial will follow at Santa Anna Cemetery, under the direction of Henderson Funeral Home of Santa Anna. Rosary will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church
She died Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 at her residence.
She was born Oct. 21, 1944 in Acuna, Mexico to Jose De Jesus and Maria Del Refugio Cabral Barrios. On Nov. 21, 1964, she married Ramon Castillo Jr. in Acuna. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and worked as a nurse’s aide for many years at Ranger Park Nursing Home.
Survivors include five daughters, Mary Castillo of Santa Anna, Diana and husband Ross Guerrero of Santa Anna, Silvia Adams and Chris Burke of Santa Anna, Nora and husband Martin Valencia of Santa Anna and Lorena Beal and husband Kevin Waardenburg of Brownwood; two sons, Reyes Ramon III and wife Dianna Castillo of Killen, Ala. And Jesus Castillo and Natalie Packheiser of Brownwood; four sisters, Antonia Silvestre, Jesusa Fuentes, Juanita Villatoro, and Sylvia Martinez; three brothers, Manuel Barrios, Rueben Barrios, and Mario Barrios; 16 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ramon Castillo Jr.