Rosa R. Castanon

July 17, 1934April 22, 2019

Rosa R. Castanon, 84, left this earth on Monday April 22, 2019.

Services will be 10:00 AM Friday, April 26, 2019, at St. Vincent Pallotti Catholic Church with Rev. Baskar officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood Memorial Park directed by Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home. A prayer service/rosary will be 7:00 PM Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St.

Rosa was born July 17, 1934 to Jose Rubio and Isabel in Hondo, Texas. She was married for 50 years to her one and only beloved Rudy Castanon Sr. Rosa was employed in food service at AISD for 27 years.

Survivors include three sons Rudy Castanon Jr. and wife Miriam of Midlothian, TX, Ricky Castanon and significant other Becky Bailey, Roland Castanon and wife Cindy all of Abilene, two daughters Rosemarie Gaytan of Dallas, Rebecca Ann Castanon of Hamlin, three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.

The family would like to thank Angela Riley from Kindly Care for the excellent service given to Rosa.


  • Jordan Yancey, Pallbearer
  • Philip Rangel, Pallbearer
  • Gabriel Jordan, Pallbearer
  • Josh Delagarza, Pallbearer
  • Zethyn Rangel, Pallbearer
  • Johnny Tavera, Pallbearer
  • Destinee Jordan, Honorary Pallbearer


  • Rosary Thursday, April 25, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, April 26, 2019


Rosa R. Castanon

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Angela Riley

April 25, 2019

Condolences to all the family. I will keep you all in my prayers.
Rosa was a very sweet and beautiful lady. My time working with her, was very special. I loved her more and more everyday. Rest in Peace my dear friend.

Micki Ramirez

April 25, 2019

I want to send my deepest sympathy to all of family.Rosa was a beautiful wonderful woman,she was my mom's best friend. Mary Lou Reyes.Rosa always thoughtful for everyone. Asking how we were doing.she well be missed dearly. Rosa rest in peace. Lv you!!

Shelly Tucker-Tennison

April 25, 2019

You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I am so very sorry for your family's loss. She was a very sweet lady.

Yolanda Young

April 24, 2019

Our deepest sympathies to all the cousins families. She will be missed by many people especially the family ..we will keep everyone in prayers.
Robert and Yolanda Young
Seguin TX