Ascensio Amaya


Ascensio Amaya, a beloved and cherished mother, grandmother and aunt, went to her rest on Nov. 14, 2010. She was born Aug. 15, 1924, in Hondo, Texas to Juan and Nicholasa Barrios Lopez.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Isidro B. Amaya of Utopia, Texas; daughter, Lois Rodriguez, of Lockhart; son-in-law, Robert Rodriguez; granddaughter, Vicky Rodriguez; three broth

ers: Gregorio Lopez, of Hondo, Texas, Felipe Lopez, of Lockhart, and Juan Lopez, of Hondo; three sisters: Paublita Lopez, Anita Torres and Luisa Urrutia, all of Lockhart.

She is survived by her brother, Isabel Lopez; six sons: Isidro Amaya, Jr., and Lydia, of Lockhart, Luis Amaya and Connie, of Lockhart, Francisco Amaya and Myrna, of Elgin, Armando Amaya and Yolanda, of Lockhart, Jesse Amaya and Yolanda, of Lockhart, and Carlos Amaya, of Lockhart; one daughter, Terri Amaya, of Lockhart; 17 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-children.

Family received friends on Nov. 16, 2010, at McCurdy Memorial Chapel. Services were held Nov. 17, 2010, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Interment followed to Lockhart City Cemetery.

Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan St., Lockhart, Texas 78644. Obituary and guest book online at


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