Avelina H. Vega, of Lockhart, Texas, passed away to our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012. She was born Jan. 16,1934, to Silverio and Juanita Hernandez.
Avelina is preceded in death by her parents, Silverio and Juanita Hernandez; beloved son, Jimmy Vega; brothers, Daniel and Manuel Hernandez; and sisters, Margarita Carrillo and Patrocinia Martinez.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Domingo Vega; daughters, Mary Ann Vega, Diane Cruz and Gloria O’Balle (Paul Anthony); and granddaughters, Jessica Diane Cruz and Gabriella Nicole O’Balle.
Family and friends gathered at St. Mary’s of the Visitation on Nov. 16, 2012, to celebrate the life of Avelina with a Mass of Christian Burial. The Rev. Antonio
Perez officiated, with interment following at St Mary’s Cemetery. Pallbearers included Lupe Cruz, Jr., Manuel Hernandez, Jr., Armando Juarez, Ernest Juarez, Mark Martinez and Steven Vega.
On behalf of the family, we would like to extend our deepest gratitude to all that attended, sent food and their condolences and offered kind words and prayers, and a special thanks to Dr. Keptchek, and the CTMC Hospice staff and especially Nurse Gloria, who always treated our loved one with respect and kindness, and also to Rev. Antonio Perez and DeLeon Funeral Home.