Archive - Mar 13, 2013 - Obituary
Evelia Castaneda Ramirez, 75, died peacefully March 10, 2013, at home surrounded by loved ones, after a long battle with progressive diabetes. Evelia was born in Suchil, Durango in Mexico, the daughter of Manuel Castaneda and Gabriela Rosas Castaneda.
Evelia enjoyed the outdoors, especially playing in â€śMamaLaLaâ€™sâ€ť (her grandmother's) garden during her childhood. Despite her impoverished upbringing, Eveliaâ€™s love for life encouraged her drive for learning, and she appreciated culture, arts, poetry, literature, classical music and the glory of Godâ€™s love through nature.
Don â€śPe Pawâ€ť Terrance Williams, 80, of San Angelo, formerly of Big Spring died Monday, March 11, 2013. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park with Dr. Don Ardrey, pastor of the San Angelo First Church of the Nazarene, officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 14, 2013, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
Oscar Canales Jr., 34, of Laredo and formerly of Big Spring, died Sunday, March 10, 2013, in Laredo. Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with burial at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
He was born Feb. 26, 1979, in Big Spring. He lived here until moving to Laredo 10 years ago. He was a foreman for a bridge construction company. He was a Catholic.