Elvira M. Guerra, 89, of Bishop, died Aug. 15, 2019. She was born on June 6, 1930 in Hondo to parents Felipa Garcia and Manuel Martinez. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She will be dearly missed by all.
She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Jenaro Guerra Jr.; and sister Flora Hernandez.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Octaviano “Tavo” Guerra; four children, Jenaro, Maria Dolores (T.C. Meiners), Lupe (Lupe Contreras Jr.) and Sammy Guerra; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; one sister, Juanita Deleon; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, with a Rosary at Kingsville Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Aug. 24, 2019 at St. Gertrude Catholic Church. Interment will be held in Hondo at Guadalupe Cemetery.